RefMet Compound Details

MW structure67000 (View MW Metabolite Database details)
RefMet nameN-Acetylglucosamine
Alternative nameN-Acetyl-D-glucosamine
Systematic name2-acetamido-2-deoxy-D-glucopyranose
SMILESCC(=O)N[C@@H]1[C@H]([C@@H]([C@@H](CO)OC1O)O)O   Run Tanimoto similarity search (with similarity coefficient >=0.6)
Exact mass221.089939 (neutral)
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FormulaC8H15NO6View other entries in RefMet with this formula
InChIKeyOVRNDRQMDRJTHS-RTRLPJTCSA-NView other enantiomers/diastereomers of this metabolite in RefMet
Super ClassCarbohydrates
Main ClassMonosaccharides
Sub ClassAmino sugars
Pubchem CID439174
Annotation level1   (1:Known structure; 2:Known regiochemistry; 3:Partial structure; 4:Sum-composition)

Table of KEGG reactions in human pathways involving N-Acetylglucosamine

Rxn IDKEGG ReactionEnzyme
R00022 Chitobiose + H2O <=> 2 N-Acetyl-D-glucosaminechitobiose N-acetylglucosaminohydrolase
R01201 ATP + N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine <=> ADP + N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine 6-phosphateATP:N-acetyl-D-glucosamine 6-phosphotransferase
R01206 Chitin + H2O <=> N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine + Chitin[1,4-(N-Acetyl-beta-D-glucosaminyl)]n glycanohydrolase
R01207 N-Acetyl-D-glucosamine <=> N-Acetyl-D-mannosamineN-acetyl-D-glucosamine 2-epimerase

Table of KEGG human pathways containing N-Acetylglucosamine

Pathway IDHuman Pathway# of reactions
hsa00520 Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism 4