Description

A nucleoside analogue found in Bacillus megaterium in which an adenine moiety is attached to position 2 of a of an oxetane ring which is substituted at positions 3 and 4 by hydroxymethyl groups.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C10H13N5O3 0 251.24190
oxetanocin A

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
[(2S,3R,4R)-4-(6-amino-9H-purin-9-yl)oxetane-2,3-diyl]dimethanol Nc1ncnc2n(cnc12)[C@@H]1O[C@H](CO)[C@H]1CO
  • (-)-oxetanocin
  • oxetanocin
  • (-)-oxetanocin a
  • nk 84-0218
  • 9-[(2r,3r,4s)-3,4-bis(hydroxymethyl)-2-oxetanyl]adenine
  • 9-((2'r,3'r,4's)-3',4'-bis(hydroxymethyl)-2'-oxetanyl)adenine