Thymidine diphosphate

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Thymidine diphosphate
Skeletal formula of thymidine diphosphate, 2- negative charge
Space-filling model of the Thymidine diphosphate molecule, 3- negative charge
Names
IUPAC names
[(2R,3S,5R)-3-hydroxy-
5-(5-methyl-2,4-dioxopyrimidin-
1-yl)oxolan-2-yl]methyl phosphono hydrogen phosphate
Identifiers
1861-44-5 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:18075 N
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 164628
Properties
C10H16N2O12P2
Molar mass 402.19
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Thymidine diphosphate, dTDP (Thymidine pyrophosphate, dTPP), is a nucleoside diphosphate. It is an ester of pyrophosphoric acid with the nucleoside thymidine. dTDP consists of the pyrophosphate group, the pentose sugar ribose, and the nucleobase thymine. Unlike the other deoxyribonucleotides, thymidine diphosphate does not contain the "deoxy" prefix in its name.[1]

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  1. ^ Coghill, Anne M.; Garson, Lorrin R., ed. (2006). The ACS style guide: effective communication of scientific diphosphates information (3rd ed.). Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society. p. 244. ISBN 978-0-8412-3999-9. 

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