Description

A pyrimidine 2'-deoxyribonucleoside having cytosine as the nucleobase.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C9H13N3O4 0 227.21720
2'-deoxycytidine

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
2'-deoxycytidine Nc1ccn([C@H]2C[C@H](O)[C@@H](CO)O2)c(=O)n1
  • deoxycytidine
  • dcyd
  • dc
  • 4-amino-1-[(2r,4s,5r)-4-hydroxy-5-(hydroxymethyl)tetrahydrofuran-2-yl]pyrimidin-2(1h)-one