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Record Information
Version3.6
Creation Date2005-11-16 15:48:42 UTC
Update Date2016-02-11 01:03:36 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB00958
Secondary Accession NumbersNone
Metabolite Identification
Common Nametrans-Aconitic acid
Descriptiontrans-Aconitic acid is normally present in normal human urine, and it has been suggested that is present in larger amounts with Reye's syndrome and organic aciduria. trans-Aconitic acid is a substrate of enzyme trans-aconitate 2-methyltransferase (EC 2.1.1.144) (PMID: 7096501 , 4019674 , 2950263 ).
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
(1E)-1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidChEBI
(e)-1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidChEBI
(1E)-1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylateGenerator
trans-AconitateGenerator
(e)-1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylateGenerator
(1E)-Prop-1-ene-1,2,3-tricarboxylicHMDB
(1E)1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylateHMDB
(1E)1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidHMDB
(e)-Aconitic acidHMDB
1-Propene-1-trans-2,3-tricarboxylic acidHMDB
1-trans-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidHMDB
AcidHMDB
TRAHMDB
trans-1-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidHMDB
trans-Propene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acidHMDB
Chemical FormulaC6H6O6
Average Molecular Weight174.1082
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight174.016437924
IUPAC Name(1E)-prop-1-ene-1,2,3-tricarboxylic acid
Traditional Nametrans-aconitic acid
CAS Registry Number4023-65-8
SMILES
OC(=O)C\C(=C/C(O)=O)C(O)=O
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C6H6O6/c7-4(8)1-3(6(11)12)2-5(9)10/h1H,2H2,(H,7,8)(H,9,10)(H,11,12)/b3-1+
InChI KeyInChIKey=GTZCVFVGUGFEME-HNQUOIGGSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as tricarboxylic acids and derivatives. These are carboxylic acids containing exactly three carboxyl groups.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassOrganic acids and derivatives
ClassCarboxylic acids and derivatives
Sub ClassTricarboxylic acids and derivatives
Direct ParentTricarboxylic acids and derivatives
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Tricarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
StatusDetected and Quantified
Origin
  • Endogenous
BiofunctionNot Available
ApplicationNot Available
Cellular locations
  • Cytoplasm
Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point187 - 191 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility472.5 mg/mLNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility6.72 mg/mLALOGPS
logP-0.41ALOGPS
logP-0.52ChemAxon
logS-1.4ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)3.15ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count6ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count3ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area111.9 Å2ChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count4ChemAxon
Refractivity35.23 m3·mol-1ChemAxon
Polarizability13.96 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 (3 TMS)splash10-003s-3971000000-d4adfdbddf5dc3badb47View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 10V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-000i-9300000000-1f04239a9a7133f89d08View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 25V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-000f-9000000000-49f5c2a7959cfbbbe09fView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - Quattro_QQQ 40V, Positive (Annotated)splash10-000f-9100000000-d4857c30b96cf4786dbeView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 10V, Negativesplash10-00b9-1900000000-51343d1269f884535ccaView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 20V, Negativesplash10-000i-9100000000-b3ebe9a6fedcb9608872View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 30V, Negativesplash10-000i-9000000000-2d6b96d6e5ed92f0fdeeView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 40V, Negativesplash10-000l-9000000000-d36114a1c7a0318b1f7aView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QQ (API3000, Applied Biosystems) 50V, Negativesplash10-0006-9000000000-f4ae4a72d5f2beed9106View in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QTOF (UPLC Q-Tof Premier, Waters) , Negativesplash10-000i-9200000000-49eaf4d6558839930e52View in MoNA
MSMass Spectrum (Electron Ionization)splash10-000f-9100000000-814aded0eac117ddb550View in MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot Available
2D NMR[1H,13C] 2D NMR SpectrumNot Available
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
Biofluid Locations
  • Blood
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
PathwaysNot Available
Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
BloodExpected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableNot AvailableNot Available
Normal
  • Not Applicable
details
UrineDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)MaleNormal details
UrineDetected and Quantified23.287 +/- 25.2 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 13 years old)Not Specified
Normal
    • Mordechai, Hien, ...
details
UrineDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)BothNormal details
UrineDetected but not QuantifiedNot ApplicableAdult (>18 years old)Both
Normal
details
UrineDetected and Quantified3.38 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)MaleNormal
    • Shaykhutdinov RA,...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified<102.12 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 18 years old)Both
Normal
    • BC Children's Hos...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified11.506 +/- 16.612 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 13 years old)Not Specified
Normal
    • Mordechai, Hien, ...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified6.6 (1.8-25.1) umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)Both
Normal
details
Abnormal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
UrineDetected and Quantified8.81 +/- 8.486 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 13 years old)Not Specified
Eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Mordechai, Hien, ...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified14.559 +/- 8.807 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 13 years old)Not Specified
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
    • Mordechai, Hien, ...
details
UrineDetected and Quantified4.5 +/- 4.5 umol/mmol creatinineNot SpecifiedBothLung cancer details
UrineDetected and Quantified5.507 +/- 4.865 umol/mmol creatinineChildren (1 - 13 years old)Not Specified
Eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Mordechai, Hien, ...
details
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease References
Lung Cancer
  1. Stretch C, Eastman T, Mandal R, Eisner R, Wishart DS, Mourtzakis M, Prado CM, Damaraju S, Ball RO, Greiner R, Baracos VE: Prediction of skeletal muscle and fat mass in patients with advanced cancer using a metabolomic approach. J Nutr. 2012 Jan;142(1):14-21. doi: 10.3945/jn.111.147751. Epub 2011 Dec 7. [22157537 ]
Associated OMIM IDs
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB008305
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID392201
KEGG Compound IDC02341
BioCyc IDCPD-225
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
NuGOwiki LinkHMDB00958
Metagene LinkHMDB00958
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound444212
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID32806
References
Synthesis ReferenceGutierrez, Eddie N.; Lamberti, Vincent. Preparation of aconitic acid. U.S. (1978), 5 pp. CODEN: USXXAM US 4123459 19781031 CAN 90:103423 AN 1979:103423
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Download (PDF)
General References
  1. Tanaka K, Hine DG: Compilation of gas chromatographic retention indices of 163 metabolically important organic acids, and their use in detection of patients with organic acidurias. J Chromatogr. 1982 Apr 30;239:301-22. [7096501 ]
  2. Tsai MY, Oliphant C, Josephson MW: Identification of metabolites diagnostic for organic acidurias by simultaneous dual-column capillary gas chromatography. J Chromatogr. 1985 May 31;341(1):1-10. [4019674 ]
  3. Koide K, Toyama J, Inoue N, Koshikawa S, Akizawa T, Takahashi K, Hidaka S, Yamane Y, Shinoda K, Nakao M, et al.: [Uremic peak 2a in high performance liquid chromatography--acidic components and their membrane permeability]. Nihon Jinzo Gakkai Shi. 1986 Nov;28(11):1481-9. [2950263 ]