Description

A methylguanine carrying the methyl substituent at position 3.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H7N5O 165.15288

Recommended notation

Name 3-methylguanine
Abbreviation 3mG

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail
Organisms
References
natural damage mutagenic
  • Escherichia coli
  • Mesocricetus auratus
  • Mus musculus