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public_id FDB003518
Chemical Information
name Magnesium
description Magnesium is the chemical element with the symbol Mg, atomic number 12 and common oxidation number +2. Its ions (Mg++) are essential to all living cells, where they play a major role in manipulating important biological polyphosphate compounds like ATP, DNA, and RNA. Hundreds of enzymes thus require magnesium ions to function. [Wikipedia]
cas_number 7439-95-4
created_at 2010-04-08 22:05:50
updated_at 2011-10-31 16:11:30
moldb_smiles [Mg++]
moldb_formula Mg
moldb_average_mass 24.305
moldb_inchi InChI=1S/Mg/q+2
moldb_mono_mass 23.985041898
moldb_iupac magnesium(2+) ion
Structure Thumb
Synonym Source
Magnesium ion biospider
Magnesium(2+) biospider
Magnesium(II) cation biospider
Magnesium, ion (Mg(2+)) biospider
Mg++ biospider
Mg manual