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Compound Summary for: CID 305

Choline

Also known as: Choline ion, Bilineurine, Choline cation, Cholinum, 2-Hydroxy-N,N,N-trimethylethanaminium, (2-Hydroxyethyl)trimethylammonium
Molecular Formula: C5H14NO+   Molecular Weight: 104.17076   InChIKey: OEYIOHPDSNJKLS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A basic constituent of lecithin that is found in many plants and animal organs. It is important as a precursor of acetylcholine, as a methyl donor in various metabolic processes, and in lipid metabolism.   From: MeSH
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