Deoxyinosine monophosphate

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Deoxyinosine monophosphate
Deoxyinosine monophosphate Haworth.svg
Names
IUPAC name
2’-Deoxy-5’-inosinic acid
Identifiers
ChEBI CHEBI:28806
ChemSpider 82650
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 91531
Properties
C10H13N4O7P
Molar mass 332.21 g·mol−1
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Deoxyinosine monophosphate (dIMP) is a nucleotide monophosphate and a derivative of inosinic acid. It can be formed by the deamination of the purine base in deoxyadenosine monophosphate (dAMP). The enzyme deoxyribonucleoside triphosphate pyrophosphohydrolase, encoded by YJR069C in S. cerevisiae and containing (d)ITPase and (d)XTPase activities, hydrolyses dITP releasing pyrophosphate and dIMP.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Davies O, Mendes P, Smallbone K, Malys N (2012). "Characterisation of multiple substrate-specific (d)ITP/(d)XTPase and modelling of deaminated purine nucleotide metabolism". BMB Reports 45 (4): 259–64. doi:10.5483/BMBRep.2012.45.4.259. PMID 22531138. 

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