5-Methyluridine triphosphate

5-Methyluridine triphosphate
Skeletal formula of 5-methyluridine triphosphate
Space-filling model of the 5-methyluridine triphosphate molecule as an anion
  • [(2R,3S,5R)-3-hydroxy-5-(5-methyl-2,4-dioxopyrimidin-1-yl)oxolan-2-yl]methyl (hydroxy-phosphonooxyphosphoryl) hydrogen phosphate
CAS Number
  • 23198-01-8 ☒N
PubChem CID
Chemical and physical data
Molar mass498.166 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
  • CC1=CN(C(=O)NC1=O)[C@H]2[C@@H]([C@@H]([C@H](O2)COP(=O)(O)OP(=O)(O)OP(=O)(O)O)O)O
  • InChI=1S/C10H17N2O15P3/c1-4-2-12(10(16)11-8(4)15)9-7(14)6(13)5(25-9)3-24-29(20,21)27-30(22,23)26-28(17,18)19/h2,5-7,9,13-14H,3H2,1H3,(H,20,21)(H,22,23)(H,11,15,16)(H2,17,18,19)/t5-,6-,7-,9-/m1/s1 ☒N
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5-Methyluridine triphosphate or m5UTP is one of five nucleoside triphosphates. It is the ribonucleoside triphosphate of thymidine, but the nomenclature with "5-methyluridine" is used because the term thymidine triphosphate is used for the deoxyribonucleoside by convention.

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