OBO ID: CHEBI:28680
Term Name: cytarabine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-beta-D-Arabinofuranosylcytosine
  • 4-Amino-1-beta-D-arabinofuranosyl-2(1H)-pyrimidinone
  • 4-amino-1-beta-D-arabinofuranosylpyrimidin-2(1H)-one
  • ara-C
  • arabinocytosine
  • Arabinoside C
  • citarabina
  • cytarabine
  • cytarabinum
  • Cytosine arabinoside
  • Cytosine-1-beta-D-arabinofuranoside
  • cytosine-beta-D-arabinofuranoside
Definition: A pyrimidine nucleoside in which cytosine is attached to D-arabinofuranose via a beta-N(1)-glycosidic bond. Used mainly in the treatment of leukaemia, especially acute non-lymphoblastic leukaemia, cytarabine is an antimetabolite antineoplastic agent that inhibits the synthesis of DNA. It also has antiviral and immunosuppressant properties.
References:
  • Beilstein:89175
  • CAS:147-94-4
  • DrugBank:DB00987
  • Drug_Central:770
  • HMDB:HMDB0015122
  • KEGG:C02961
  • KEGG:D00168
  • LINCS:LSM-5470
  • PDBeChem:AR3
  • PMID:15492802
  • Reaxys:89175
  • Wikipedia:Cytarabine
Ontology: Chebi
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