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Record Information
Version4.0
Creation Date2006-08-13 10:23:06 UTC
Update Date2017-09-27 08:24:25 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0004077
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB04077
Metabolite Identification
Common Name4,6-Dihydroxyquinoline
Description4,6-Dihydroxyquinoline is the product of the conversion of 5-hydroxykynurenamine by the enzyme monoamine oxidase, both metabolites from the 5-hydroxytryptophan metabolism. (PMIDs 7160021, 312499).
Structure
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Synonyms
ValueSource
6-Hydroxy-1H-quinolin-4-oneChEBI
4,6-QuinolinediolHMDB
Quinoline-4,6-diolHMDB
Chemical FormulaC9H7NO2
Average Molecular Weight161.1574
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight161.047678473
IUPAC Namequinoline-4,6-diol
Traditional Name4,6-dihydroxyquinoline
CAS Registry Number3517-61-1
SMILES
OC1=CC2=C(O)C=CN=C2C=C1
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C9H7NO2/c11-6-1-2-8-7(5-6)9(12)3-4-10-8/h1-5,11H,(H,10,12)
InChI KeyXFALURCRIGINGT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of chemical entities known as hydroxyquinolones. These are compounds containing a quinoline moiety bearing a hydroxyl group and a ketone. Quinoline or benzo[b]pyridine is a bicyclic compound that consists of benzene fused to a pyridine.
KingdomChemical entities
Super ClassOrganic compounds
ClassOrganoheterocyclic compounds
Sub ClassQuinolines and derivatives
Direct ParentHydroxyquinolones
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Hydroxyquinolone
  • Dihydroquinolone
  • Hydroxyquinoline
  • Dihydroquinoline
  • 1-hydroxy-2-unsubstituted benzenoid
  • Pyridine
  • Benzenoid
  • Heteroaromatic compound
  • Vinylogous amide
  • Azacycle
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Organonitrogen compound
  • Organic oxide
  • Organopnictogen compound
  • Organic oxygen compound
  • Organic nitrogen compound
  • Aromatic heteropolycyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAromatic heteropolycyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
Disposition

Biological Location:

  Subcellular:

Source:

Process

Naturally occurring process:

  Biological process:

    Biochemical pathway:

Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting PointNot AvailableNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility3.96 g/LALOGPS
logP1.09ALOGPS
logP1.52ChemAxon
logS-1.6ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)9.51ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)2.84ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count3ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count2ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area53.35 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity43.94 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability15.8 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings2ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, PositiveNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (2 TMS) - 70eV, PositiveNot AvailableView in JSpectraViewer
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-03di-0900000000-2b4e8673d9953857188dView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-03di-0900000000-664352c4cf4241c0a1c4View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-053r-2900000000-05e37aff72635356f2ccView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-03di-0900000000-34a29a4deafcb0ad7c33View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-03di-0900000000-06fb975c74de0f90f723View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-053r-0900000000-39deb8142073ba5b68aeView in MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Cytoplasm
Biofluid Locations
  • Feces
Tissue LocationNot Available
Pathways
NameSMPDB/PathwhizKEGG
Tryptophan MetabolismPw000163Pw000163 greyscalePw000163 simpleMap00380
Displaying 1 entry
Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
FecesDetected but not Quantified Children (6 - 18 years old)Bothenthesitis-related arthritis details
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB023301
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID389609
KEGG Compound IDC05639
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG ID46176
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound440738
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID28799
References
Synthesis ReferenceNoguchi, Tomoo; Kaseda, Hiroki; Kido, Ryo; Matsumura, Yuichi. 5-Hydroxykynurenine decarboxylase in rat intestine. Journal of Biochemistry (Tokyo, Japan) (1970), 67(1), 113-21.
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General ReferencesNot Available

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in oxidoreductase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the oxidative deamination of biogenic and xenobiotic amines and has important functions in the metabolism of neuroactive and vasoactive amines in the central nervous system and peripheral tissues. MAOB preferentially degrades benzylamine and phenylethylamine.
Gene Name:
MAOB
Uniprot ID:
P27338
Molecular weight:
58762.475
Reactions
5-Hydroxykynurenamine + Water + Oxygen → 4,6-Dihydroxyquinoline + Ammonia + Hydrogen peroxide + Waterdetails
General function:
Involved in oxidoreductase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the oxidative deamination of biogenic and xenobiotic amines and has important functions in the metabolism of neuroactive and vasoactive amines in the central nervous system and peripheral tissues. MAOA preferentially oxidizes biogenic amines such as 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT), norepinephrine and epinephrine.
Gene Name:
MAOA
Uniprot ID:
P21397
Molecular weight:
59681.27
Reactions
5-Hydroxykynurenamine + Water + Oxygen → 4,6-Dihydroxyquinoline + Ammonia + Hydrogen peroxide + Waterdetails