Description

Adenine substituted with a methyl group at position N-1.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H7N5 0 149.15330
1-methyladenine

Recommended notation

Name 1-methyladenine
Abbreviation 1mA

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
1-methyl-1H-purin-6-amine Cn1cnc2ncnc2c1N
  • n1-methyladenine

Mapping techniques

Method Method detail Resolution Enrichment or limitation References
SMRT direct detection single-base target sequences

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail Organisms References
natural damage cytotoxic
  • Escherichia coli
  • Mesocricetus auratus
  • Mus musculus
  • Rattus norvegicus