RefMet Compound Details

MW structure37090 (View MW Metabolite Database details)
RefMet nameGuanidoacetic acid
Systematic name2-carbamimidamidoacetic acid
SMILESC(C(=O)O)NC(=N)N   Run Tanimoto similarity search (with similarity coefficient >=0.6)
Exact mass117.053827 (neutral)
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FormulaC3H7N3O2View other entries in RefMet with this formula
InChIKeyBPMFZUMJYQTVII-UHFFFAOYSA-NView other enantiomers/diastereomers of this metabolite in RefMet
Super ClassOrganic acids
Main ClassAmino acids and peptides
Sub ClassAmino acids
Pubchem CID763
Annotation level1   (1:Known structure; 2:Known regiochemistry; 3:Partial structure; 4:Sum-composition)

Table of KEGG reactions in human pathways involving Guanidoacetic acid

Rxn IDKEGG ReactionEnzyme
R00565 L-Arginine + Glycine <=> L-Ornithine + GuanidinoacetateL-Arginine:glycine amidinotransferase
R01883 S-Adenosyl-L-methionine + Guanidinoacetate <=> S-Adenosyl-L-homocysteine + CreatineS-Adenosyl-L-methionine:guanidinoacetate N-methyltransferase

Table of KEGG human pathways containing Guanidoacetic acid

Pathway IDHuman Pathway# of reactions
hsa00260 Glycine, serine and threonine metabolism 2
hsa00330 Arginine and proline metabolism 2