Synonyms: a deoxynucleoside
|Superclasses:||a nucleic acid component → a nucleoside|
Nucleosides are glycosylamines consisting of a nucleobase bound to a ribose or 2'-deoxyribose sugar via a β-glycosidic linkage. The nucleosides are called ribonucleosides when the sugar is ribose, and deoxyribonucleosides when it is 2'-deoxyribose.
When nucleosides are phosphorylated on the sugar's primary alcohol group, the resulting phosphonucleosides are called nucleotides.
SMILES: C1(C([a nucleobase])OC(CO)C(O)1)
Unification Links: KEGG:C02269
Reactions known to produce the compound:
Not in pathways:
a 2'-deoxyribonucleoside 5'-monophosphate + H2O → a 2'-deoxynucleoside + phosphate
a 2'-deoxyribonucleoside 3'-monophosphate[periplasm] + H2O[periplasm] → a 2'-deoxynucleoside[periplasm] + phosphate[periplasm]
Enzymes inhibited by a 2'-deoxynucleoside, sorted by the type of inhibition, are:Inhibitor (Mechanism unknown) of: acid phosphatase / phosphotransferase [Thaller97]
Thaller97: Thaller MC, Schippa S, Bonci A, Cresti S, Rossolini GM (1997). "Identification of the gene (aphA) encoding the class B acid phosphatase/phosphotransferase of Escherichia coli MG1655 and characterization of its product." FEMS Microbiol Lett 1997;146(2);191-8. PMID: 9011040
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