neuraminic acid

Neu - definition from

[(Science: oncogene) An oncogene, identified in a neuroblastoma, encoding a tyrosine protein kinase.

MediLexicon neuraminic acid - Medical Dictionary Definition for Term 'neuraminic acid'

[1. An aldol product of d-mannosamine and pyruvic acid, linking the C-1 of the former to the C-3 of the latter. The N- and O-acyl derivatives of neuraminic acid are known as sialic acids and are constituents of gangliosides and of the polysaccharide components of mucoproteins and glycoproteins from many tissues, secretions, and species.

InChI: InChI=1/C9H17NO8/c10-6(3(12)1-4(13)9(17)18)8(16)7(15)5(14)2-11/h3,5-8,11-12,14-16H,1-2,10H2,(H,17,18)/t3-,5+,6+,7+,8+/m0/s1

SMILES: [H]C([H])(C(=O)C(O)=O)[C@]([H])(O)[C@@]([H])(N)[C@@]([H])(O)[C@]([H])(O)[C@]([H])(O)CO

    Neuraminic acid
    Neuraminic acid
    neuraminic acid
    5-Amino-3,5-dideoxy-D-glycero-D-galacto-2-nonulosonic acid

    PubChem CID 441037
    ChEBI 27851
    Kegg C06469
    PubChem ID 8701