4,5-Dihydroorotic acid

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4,5-Dihydroorotic acid
4,5-Dihydroorotic acid.svg
Identifiers
CAS number 155-54-4 N
PubChem 648
ChemSpider 628 YesY
MeSH 4,5-dihydroorotic+acid
ChEBI CHEBI:30865 YesY
ChEMBL CHEMBL75782 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C5H6N2O4
Molar mass 158.112 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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Infobox references

4,5-Dihydroorotic acid is a derivative of orotic acid which serves as an intermediate in pyrimidine biosynthesis.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Francois Lacroute (March 1968). "Regulation of Pyrimidine Biosynthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae1". J. Bacteriol. 95: 824–832.