Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: formamide

Synonyms: carbamaldehyde, Methanamide

Chemical Formula: CH3NO

Molecular Weight: 45.041 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 45.0214637236 Daltons

formamide compound structure


InChI: InChI=1S/CH3NO/c2-1-3/h1H,(H2,2,3)


Unification Links: CAS:75-12-7, ChEBI:16397, ChemSpider:693, HMDB:HMDB01536, KEGG:C00488, PubChem:713

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -42.66

Enzymes inhibited by formamide, sorted by the type of inhibition, are:

Inhibitor (Noncompetitive) of: ubiquinol oxidase (H+-transporting) [Gupta08]

In Growth Media: PMA nitrogen source test + formamide


Gupta08: Gupta S, Mazumdar S (2008). "Inhibition of bacterial oxidases by formamide and analogues." Biol Chem 389(5):599-607. PMID: 18321216

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