Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C5H4N2O4, C5H4N2O4 0 156.09630
uracil-5-carboxylic acid

Recommended notation

Name 5-carboxyluracil
Abbreviation 5caU
Symbol b

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES Synonyms
2,4-dioxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidine-5-carboxylic acid OC(=O)c1c[nH]c(=O)[nH]c1=O
  • isoorotic acid
  • uracil 5-carboxylic acid
  • 2,4-dihydroxy-5-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid
  • uracil 5-carboxylate
  • steviolbioside
  • 5-carboxyuracil

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail Organisms References
natural demethylation intermediate Rattus norvegicus