OBO ID: CHEBI:80961
Term Name: 5-formyluracil Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2,4-dioxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidine-5-carbaldehyde
  • 5fU
  • FoU
  • uracil 5-carbaldehyde
Definition: A pyrimidone resulting from the formal oxidation of the alcoholic hydroxy group of 5-hydroxymethyluracil to the corresponding aldehyde. It is a major one-electron photooxidation product of thymine in oligodeoxynucleotides.
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Ontology: Chebi
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