Description

An N-glycosyl compound that is cytosine in which the proton at position 1 is replaced by a beta-D-xylosyl residue.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C9H13N3O5 0 243.21674
1-(beta-D-xylopyranosyl)cytosine

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
4-amino-1-beta-D-xylopyranosylpyrimidin-2(1H)-one O1C[C@H]([C@H](O)[C@H]([C@@H]1N2C=CC(=NC2=O)N)O)O
  • 1-(beta-d-xylosyl)cytosine
  • cytosylxylopyranose