Record Information
Version1.0
Creation date2015-10-09 22:31:30 UTC
Update date2017-01-19 02:36:30 UTC
FoodComEx IDPC000610
FoodDB RecordFDB012464
Chemical Information
Name1H-Imidazole-4(5)-acetic acid
DescriptionIsolated from various fungi, e.g. Coprinus atramentarius (common ink cap) and Phallus impudicus (common stinkhorn) Imidazoleacetic acid is a metabolite product of Histamine metabolism. It is present in normal urine and increased in histidinemic patients. (PMID 6530403). 1H-Imidazole-4(5)-acetic acid is found in many foods, some of which are peanut, pepper (c. frutescens), chives, and spelt.
CAS Number645-65-8
Structure
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Synonyms
SynonymSource
(1H-Imidazol-4-yl)-acetic acidbiospider
1H-Imidazol-4-ylacetic acidHMDB
1H-Imidazole-4-acetateGenerator
1H-Imidazole-4-acetic acidChEBI
1H-Imidazole-4-acetic acid (9CI)biospider
4-Imidazoleacetatebiospider
4-Imidazoleacetic acidbiospider
4(5)-Imidazoleacetatebiospider
4(5)-Imidazoleacetic acidGenerator
IMACHMDB
Imidazol-4-ylacetateHMDB
Imidazol-4-ylacetic acidHMDB
Imidazole acetatebiospider
Imidazole acetic acidmanual
Imidazole-4-acetatebiospider
Imidazole-4-acetic acidGenerator
Imidazole-4-acetic acid (8CI)biospider
ImidazoleacetateGenerator
Imidazoleacetic acidChEBI
Imidazolyl-4-acetic acidbiospider
IZCHMDB
Lopac-I-0375HMDB
Chemical FormulaC5H6N2O2
IUPAC name2-(1H-imidazol-5-yl)acetic acid
InChI IdentifierInChI=1S/C5H6N2O2/c8-5(9)1-4-2-6-3-7-4/h2-3H,1H2,(H,6,7)(H,8,9)
InChI KeyPRJKNHOMHKJCEJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Isomeric SMILESOC(=O)CC1=CN=CN1
Average Molecular Weight126.1133
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight126.042927446
Chemical Taxonomy
ClassificationNot classified
Physico-Chemical Properties - Experimental
PropertyValueReference
Experimental logPNot Available
Experimental Water SolubilityNot Available
Melting PointMp 222° dec.DFC
Foods of Origin
FoodContent Range AverageReference
FoodReference
Production Data
Production Methodcommercial
Production Method ReferenceNot Available
Production Method Reference FileNot Available
Quantity AvailableProduction upon request, up to 200 mg
Delivery TimeNot Available
Storage Formsolid
Storage Conditions-80°C
StabilityNot Available
PurityNot Available
Spectra
Spectral Data Upon RequestNot Available
Provider Information
Contact NameContact InstitutionContact Email
Rosa Vazquez Fresnovazquezf@ualberta.ca
Commercial Vendors
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