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Record Information
Version4.0
Creation Date2012-09-06 15:16:52 UTC
Update Date2017-09-27 08:27:59 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0015532
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB15532
Metabolite Identification
Common NameZinc
DescriptionA metallic element of atomic number 30 and atomic weight 65.38. It is a necessary trace element in the diet, forming an essential part of many enzymes, and playing an important role in protein synthesis and in cell division. Zinc deficiency is associated with anemia, short stature, hypogonadism, impaired wound healing, and geophagia. It is known by the symbol Zn.
Structure
Thumb
Synonyms
ValueSource
30ZnChEBI
CincChEBI
ZincumChEBI
ZinkChEBI
ZnChEBI
ZN(II)ChEBI
ZN2+ChEBI
Chemical FormulaZn
Average Molecular Weight65.409
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight63.929146578
IUPAC Namezinc
Traditional Namezinc
CAS Registry Number7440-66-6
SMILES
[Zn]
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/Zn
InChI KeyHCHKCACWOHOZIP-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of chemical entities known as homogeneous transition metal compounds. These are inorganic compounds containing only metal atoms,with the largest atom being a transition metal atom.
KingdomChemical entities
Super ClassInorganic compounds
ClassHomogeneous metal compounds
Sub ClassHomogeneous transition metal compounds
Direct ParentHomogeneous transition metal compounds
Alternative ParentsNot Available
Substituents
  • Homogeneous transition metal
Molecular FrameworkNot Available
External Descriptors
Ontology
Process

Naturally occurring process:

  Biological process:

    Biochemical pathway:

Disposition

Biological Location:

  Biofluid and excreta:

Role

Industrial application:

  Pharmaceutical industry:

Biological role:

Physical Properties
StateSolid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point419.5 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water SolubilityNot AvailableNot Available
LogPNot AvailableNot Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
logP0.16ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area0 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count0ChemAxon
Refractivity0 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability1.78 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-03di-9000000000-0cd08967c771fb645329View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-03di-9000000000-0cd08967c771fb645329View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-03di-9000000000-0cd08967c771fb645329View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-03di-9000000000-29976d3ebd17b2d11a4bView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-03di-9000000000-29976d3ebd17b2d11a4bView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-03di-9000000000-29976d3ebd17b2d11a4bView in MoNA
Biological Properties
Cellular LocationsNot Available
Biofluid Locations
  • Blood
  • Urine
Tissue LocationNot Available
Pathways
NameSMPDB/PathwhizKEGG
5-OxoprolinuriaPw000074Pw000074 greyscalePw000074 simpleNot Available
5-oxoprolinase deficiencyPw000476Pw000476 greyscalePw000476 simpleNot Available
Acute Intermittent PorphyriaPw000174Pw000174 greyscalePw000174 simpleNot Available
AlkaptonuriaPw000180Pw000180 greyscalePw000180 simpleNot Available
Beta Ureidopropionase DeficiencyPw000187Pw000187 greyscalePw000187 simpleNot Available
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Normal Concentrations
BiofluidStatusValueAgeSexConditionReferenceDetails
BloodExpected but not Quantified Not AvailableNot AvailableTaking drug identified by DrugBank entry DB01593 details
BloodDetected and Quantified5.00-17.0 uMAdult (>18 years old)FemaleNormal details
BloodDetected and Quantified5.00-17.0 uMAdult (>18 years old)MaleNormal details
UrineExpected but not Quantified Not AvailableNot AvailableTaking drug identified by DrugBank entry DB01593 details
UrineDetected and Quantified46.355 +/- 27.134 umol/mmol creatinineAdult (>18 years old)FemaleNormal details
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDDB01593
DrugBank Metabolite IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Metabolite IDNot Available
FoodDB IDNot Available
KNApSAcK IDNot Available
Chemspider ID22430
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkZinc
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound23994
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI ID27363
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General ReferencesNot Available