Description

Adenine substituted with a methyl group at position N-9.

Chemical properties

Chemical formula Net charge Average mass
C6H7N5 0 149.15348
9-methyladenine

Recommended notation

Name 9-methyladenine
Abbreviation 9mA

Nomenclature

IUPAC SMILES InChI InChIKey Synonyms
9-methyl-9H-purin-6-amine Cn1cnc2c(N)ncnc12 InChI=1S/C6H7N5/c1-11-3-10-4-5(7)8-2-9-6(4)11/h2-3H,1H3,(H2,7,8,9) WRXCXOUDSPTXNX-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • n9-methyladenine

Nature

Origin Function Functional detail
Organisms
References
synthetic