Description

A 7-methylguanine that is 1,7-dihydro-6H-purin-6-one substituted by an amino group at position 2 and a methyl group at position 7.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H7N5O 0 165.15288
2-amino-7-methyl-1,7-dihydro-6H-purin-6-one

Recommended notation

Name 2-amino-7-methyl-1,7-dihydro-6H-purin-6-one
Abbreviation 7mG

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
2-amino-7-methyl-1,7-dihydro-6H-purin-6-one Cn1cnc2nc(N)[nH]c(=O)c12
  • 7-methylguanine
  • 2-amino-1,7-dihydro-7-methyl-6h-purin-6-one
  • 2-amino-7-methylhypoxanthine
  • n(7)-methylguanine