Description

A pyrimidone that is uracil with methyl group substituents at positions 1 and 5.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H8N2O2 0 140.13990
1,5-dimethyluracil

Recommended notation

Name 1-methylthymine
Abbreviation 1mT

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
1,5-dimethylpyrimidine-2,4(1H,3H)-dione Cc1cn(C)c(=O)[nH]c1=O
  • 1-methylthymine

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail Organisms References
synthetic