Description

A pyrimidone that is uracil with methyl group substituents at positions 1 and 5.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H8N2O2 0 140.140
1,5-dimethyluracil

Recommended notation

Name 1-methylthymine
Abbreviation 1mT

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES InChI InChIKey Synonyms
1,5-dimethylpyrimidine-2,4(1H,3H)-dione O=C1NC(=O)C(=CN1C)C InChI=1S/C6H8N2O2/c1-4-3-8(2)6(10)7-5(4)9/h3H,1-2H3,(H,7,9,10) GKMIDMKPBOUSBQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • 1-methylthymine

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail
Organisms
References
synthetic