5-Methylcytidine

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5-Methylcytidine
5-Methylcytidine.svg
Names
IUPAC name
1-[(4S,2R,3R,5R)-3,4-Dihydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-2-yl]-4-amino-5-methyl-pyrimidin-2-one
Other names
m5C
Identifiers
2140-61-6 YesY
ChemSpider 83877
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 92918
Properties
C10H15N3O5
Molar mass 257.24 g·mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

5-Methylcytidine is a modified nucleoside derived from 5-methylcytosine. It is found in ribonucleic acids of animal, plant, and bacterial origin.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dunn, D. B. (1960). "Isolation of 5-methylcytidine from ribonucleic acid". Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 38: 176–178. doi:10.1016/0006-3002(60)91219-1. PMID 13818675.