5-aminolevulinic acid

Ligand id: 4784

Name: 5-aminolevulinic acid

Structure and Physico-chemical Properties

2D Structure
Calculated Physico-chemical Properties
Hydrogen bond acceptors 4
Hydrogen bond donors 2
Rotatable bonds 4
Topological polar surface area 80.39
Molecular weight 131.06
XLogP -1.55
No. Lipinski's rules broken 0

Molecular properties generated using the CDK

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