Description

Adenine substituted with a methyl group at position N-9.

Chemical properties

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

Recommended notation

Name 9-methyladenine
Abbreviation 9mA

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
9-methyl-9H-purin-6-amine Cn1cnc2c(N)ncnc12
  • n9-methyladenine

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail Organisms References
synthetic