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Uracil (Code C917)

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Preferred Name: Uracil

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A chemical compound that is used to make one of the building blocks of RNA. It is a type of pyrimidine.

Label: Uracil

NCI Thesaurus Code: C917 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0041917  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione
2,4-dioxopyrimidine
2,4-Pyrimidinediol
2,4-pyrimidinediol
2, 4-Dioxopyrimidine
2-hydroxy-4-(1H)-pyrimidione
2-hydroxy-4-(3H)-pyrimidione
4-hydroxy-2-(1H)-pyrimidione
BMS-205603-01
SQ-6201
URACIL
Uracil
uracil

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 66-22-8 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code 56HH86ZVCT
ChEBI ID CHEBI:17568 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 3970 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 42237
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 42237 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0041917

Other Properties:
Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C4H4N2O2
code C917
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Uracil
Semantic_Type Biologically Active Substance
Semantic_Type Nucleic Acid, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C917

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