OBO ID: CHEBI:9555
Term Name: tioguanine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-Amino 6MP
  • 2-Amino-1,7-dihydro-6H-purine-6-thione
  • 2-amino-1,9-dihydro-6H-purine-6-thione
  • 2-amino-1,9-dihydropurine-6-thione
  • 2-Amino-6-mercaptopurine
  • 2-Amino-6-merkaptopurin
  • 2-Amino-6-purinethiol
  • 2-Aminopurin-6-thiol
  • 2-Aminopurine-6(1H)-thione
  • 2-Aminopurine-6-thiol
  • 6-Mercapto-2-aminopurine
  • 6-Mercaptoguanine
  • 6-TG
  • 6-thioguanine
  • TG
  • ThG
  • Thioguanine
  • Tioguanin
  • tioguanina
  • tioguanine
  • tioguaninum
Definition: A 2-aminopurine that is the 6-thiono derivative of 2-amino-1,9-dihydro-6H-purine. Incorporates into DNA and inhibits synthesis. Used in the treatment of leukaemia.
References:
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available