5-(carboxyhydroxymethyl)uridine

Common name:
5-(carboxyhydroxymethyl)uridine
Symbol:
chm5U
CA index name:
5-Pyrimidineacetic acid, 1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-a-hydroxy-2,4-dioxo- 1-b-D-ribofuranosyl-, (S)-
CA registry numbers:
ribonucleoside 89708-80-5
base
elemental composition:
C11H14N2O9
nucleoside mass:
318.24
rna-image
Source type phylogenetic source
archaea bacteria eukarya
tRNA +

Structure: [1], [2]


Synthesis: [2]


Comment: The Chemical Abstracts registry number listed is for the natural (S)-isomer; the (R)-isomer registry number is 127911-55-1.


References:


  1. Kawakami, M., Koji, N., Takemura, S., Kondo, T. and Goto, T. (1979) Nucleic Acids Symp. Ser., 6, s53-s55.
  2. Kondo, T., Fukami, T., Goto, T., Kawakami, M. and Takemura, S. (1983) Nucleic Acids Symp. Ser., 12, 127-130.