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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:03:24 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB00828
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common NameUreidosuccinic acid
DescriptionUreidosuccinic acid is an intermediary product in pyrimidine biosynthesis.
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
Carbamyl-L-aspartic acidChEBI
L-Ureidosuccinic acidChEBI
N-(Aminocarbonyl)-L-aspartic acidChEBI
N-Carbamoyl-L-aspartateChEBI
N-Carbamoyl-S-aspartic acidChEBI
Carbamyl-L-aspartateGenerator
(2S)-2-(carbamoylamino)ButanedioateGenerator
L-UreidosuccinateGenerator
N-(Aminocarbonyl)-L-aspartateGenerator
N-Carbamoyl-L-aspartic acidGenerator
N-Carbamoyl-S-aspartateGenerator
2-UreidobutanedioateHMDB
2-Ureidobutanedioic acidHMDB
Carbamoylaspartic acidHMDB
Carbamylaspartic acidHMDB
L-N-Carbamoylaspartic acidHMDB
N-CarbamoylaspartateHMDB
N-Carbamoylaspartic acidHMDB
NCDHMDB
UreidosuccinateHMDB
Chemical FormulaC5H8N2O5
Average Molecular Weight176.1274
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight176.043321376
IUPAC Name(2S)-2-(carbamoylamino)butanedioic acid
Traditional Namecarbamylaspartic acid
CAS Registry Number13184-27-5
SMILES
NC(=O)N[C@@H](CC(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C5H8N2O5/c6-5(12)7-2(4(10)11)1-3(8)9/h2H,1H2,(H,8,9)(H,10,11)(H3,6,7,12)/t2-/m0/s1
InChI KeyInChIKey=HLKXYZVTANABHZ-REOHCLBHSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as n-carbamoyl-alpha amino acids. These are compounds containing an alpha amino acid which bears an carbamoyl group at its terminal nitrogen atom.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassOrganic acids and derivatives
ClassCarboxylic acids and derivatives
Sub ClassAmino acids, peptides, and analogues
Direct ParentN-carbamoyl-alpha amino acids
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • N-carbamoyl-alpha-amino acid
  • Amino fatty acid
  • Fatty acyl
  • Fatty acid
  • Dicarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Urea
  • Carboxylic acid
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Organonitrogen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
Biofunction
  • Protein synthesis, amino acid biosynthesis
ApplicationNot Available
Cellular locations
  • Cytoplasm
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point174 - 175 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility3.7 mg/mLNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility21.3 mg/mLALOGPS
logP-1.1ALOGPS
logP-1.7ChemAxon
logS-0.92ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)3.33ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-2.6ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count5ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count4ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area129.72 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity34.65 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability14.72 Å3ChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (4 TMS)splash10-0f89-3940000000-f6b458a8d8c1bb66550aView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (3 TMS)splash10-03di-1910000000-8a8dd39c35aa7c99f81aView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 10V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-001i-2900000000-8579bc85efea27463b1aView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 25V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-00di-9000000000-bfd715a5dec069d32aeaView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 40V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-00di-9000000000-17769f0943f627a57c64View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 10V, Negativesplash10-0059-0900000000-d1e136c596eda61fdad6View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 20V, Negativesplash10-001i-1900000000-d9c4b6edb79ec7db500cView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 30V, Negativesplash10-000i-9500000000-8a0f02bbd32fdd0af067View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 40V, Negativesplash10-000i-9100000000-c1e7be64cc9ef25c1291View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 50V, Negativesplash10-0006-9000000000-d90115a5ff29ff776135View in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot Available
2D NMR[1H,13C] 2D NMR SpectrumNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
Biofluid Locations
  • Prostate Tissue
  • Saliva
Tissue Location
  • Prostate
Pathways
NameSMPDB LinkKEGG Link
Aspartate MetabolismSMP00067map00250
Beta Ureidopropionase DeficiencySMP00172Not Available
Canavan DiseaseSMP00175Not Available
Dihydropyrimidinase DeficiencySMP00178Not Available
HypoacetylaspartiaSMP00192Not Available
MNGIE (Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy)SMP00202Not Available
Pyrimidine MetabolismSMP00046map00240
UMP Synthase Deiciency (Orotic Aciduria)SMP00219Not Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
SalivaDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Male
Normal
details
Abnormal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
Prostate TissueDetected and Quantified0.5 (0.0-1.0) umol/g tissueAdult (>18 years old)Both
Prostate Cancer
details
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease References
Prostate cancer
  1. Sreekumar A, Poisson LM, Rajendiran TM, Khan AP, Cao Q, Yu J, Laxman B, Mehra R, Lonigro RJ, Li Y, Nyati MK, Ahsan A, Kalyana-Sundaram S, Han B, Cao X, Byun J, Omenn GS, Ghosh D, Pennathur S, Alexander DC, Berger A, Shuster JR, Wei JT, Varambally S, Beecher C, Chinnaiyan AM: Metabolomic profiles delineate potential role for sarcosine in prostate cancer progression. Nature. 2009 Feb 12;457(7231):910-4. [19212411 ]
Associated OMIM IDs
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB022269
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID84022
KEGG Compound IDC00438
BioCyc IDCARBAMYUL-L-ASPARTATE
BiGG ID34984
Wikipedia LinkNCD
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB00828
Metagene LinkHMDB00828
METLIN ID5791
PubChem Compound93072
PDB IDNCD
ChEBI ID15859
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Sreekumar A, Poisson LM, Rajendiran TM, Khan AP, Cao Q, Yu J, Laxman B, Mehra R, Lonigro RJ, Li Y, Nyati MK, Ahsan A, Kalyana-Sundaram S, Han B, Cao X, Byun J, Omenn GS, Ghosh D, Pennathur S, Alexander DC, Berger A, Shuster JR, Wei JT, Varambally S, Beecher C, Chinnaiyan AM: Metabolomic profiles delineate potential role for sarcosine in prostate cancer progression. Nature. 2009 Feb 12;457(7231):910-4. [19212411 ]
  2. Ohdoi C, Nyhan WL, Kuhara T: Chemical diagnosis of Lesch-Nyhan syndrome using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry detection. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2003 Jul 15;792(1):123-30. [12829005 ]
  3. van Kuilenburg AB, van Lenthe H, Loffler M, van Gennip AH: Analysis of pyrimidine synthesis "de novo" intermediates in urine and dried urine filter- paper strips with HPLC-electrospray tandem mass spectrometry. Clin Chem. 2004 Nov;50(11):2117-24. Epub 2004 Sep 16. [15375016 ]

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in nucleotide binding
Specific function:
Catalyzes the specific attachment of an amino acid to its cognate tRNA in a 2 step reaction: the amino acid (AA) is first activated by ATP to form AA-AMP and then transferred to the acceptor end of the tRNA.
Gene Name:
DARS
Uniprot ID:
P14868
Molecular weight:
57135.8
General function:
Involved in carboxy-lyase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the production of GABA.
Gene Name:
GAD1
Uniprot ID:
Q99259
Molecular weight:
66896.065
General function:
Involved in hydrolase activity
Specific function:
This protein is a "fusion" protein encoding four enzymatic activities of the pyrimidine pathway (GATase, CPSase, ATCase and DHOase).
Gene Name:
CAD
Uniprot ID:
P27708
Molecular weight:
242981.73
Reactions
Carbamoyl phosphate + L-Aspartic acid → Phosphoric acid + Ureidosuccinic aciddetails
L-Dihydroorotic acid + Water → Ureidosuccinic aciddetails