5-methoxycarbonylmethyl-2-thiouridine

Common name:
5-methoxycarbonylmethyl-2-thiouridine
Symbol:
mcm5s2U
CA index name:
5-Pyrimidineacetic acid, 1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-4-oxo- 1-b-D-ribofuranosyl-2-thioxo-, methyl ester
CA registry numbers:
ribonucleoside 20299-15-4
base 29571-40-2
elemental composition:
C7H8N2O3S
nucleoside mass:
332.33
rna-image
Source type phylogenetic source
archaea bacteria eukarya
tRNA +

Structure: [1]


Synthesis: [2]


Comment:


References:


  1. Baczynskyj, L., Biemann, K. and Hall, R.H. (1968) Science, 159, 1481-1483.
  2. Baczynskyj, L., Biemann, K., Fleysher, M.H. and Hall, R.H. (1969) Can. J. Biochem., 47, 1202-1203.