5-Aminoimidazole ribotide

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5-Aminoimidazole ribotide
Aminoimidazole ribotide.svg
CAS number 25635-88-5 N
PubChem 153
ChemSpider 141854 YesY
KEGG C03373 N
MeSH aminoimidazole+ribotide
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula C8H14N3O7P
Molar mass 295.186 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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5'-Phosphoribosyl-5-aminoimidazole (or aminoimidazole ribotide) is an intermediate in the formation of purines. Thus, it is an intermediate in the adenine pathway, and is synthesized from 5'-phosphoribosylformylglycinamidine by AIR synthetase.

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