Description

A pyrimidine nucleoside in which cytosine is attached to D-arabinofuranose via a beta-N(1)-glycosidic bond.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C9H13N3O5 0 243.21674
cytarabine

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
4-amino-1-beta-D-arabinofuranosylpyrimidin-2(1H)-one Nc1ccn([C@@H]2O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)[C@@H]2O)c(=O)n1
  • cytosine-1-beta-d-arabinofuranoside
  • cytosine-beta-d-arabinofuranoside
  • 4-amino-1-beta-d-arabinofuranosyl-2(1h)-pyrimidinone
  • 1-beta-d-arabinofuranosylcytosine
  • cytosine arabinoside