Description

A 6-alkylaminopurine that is 7H-purin-6-amine where one of the hydrogens of the amino group is replaced by a 4-hydroxy-3-methylbutyl group. It is an intermediate in the zeatin biosynthesis.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C10H15N5O 0 221.25900
dihydrozeatin

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
(2R)-2-methyl-4-(7H-purin-6-ylamino)butan-1-ol C[C@@H](CO)CCNc1ncnc2nc[nH]c12
  • n(6)-(4-hydroxyisopentanyl)adenine
  • 2-methyl-4-(1h-purin-6-ylamino)butan-1-ol
  • n6-(4-hydroxyisopentanyl)adenine
  • 2-methyl-4-(9h-purin-6-ylamino)butan-1-ol