Molecule Common Names

This section provides a some examples of molecule common names.

Common names have been given to most commonly used molecules. Here is a list of common names of some molecules with their formulas.

Common     Molecule
Name       Formula
------     --------
Alcohol    C2H6O
Aspirin    C9H8O4
Caffeine   C8H10N4O2
Oxygen     O2
Salt       NaCl
Soda       NaHCO3
Sugar      C12H22O11
Water      H2O

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of Molecules

Molecule Names and Identifications

Molecule Common Names

 InChI (International Chemical Identifier)

 InChIKey - InChI Hash String

 IUPAC Nomenclature

 Canonical SMILES

 Molecule Mass and Weight

 Protein and Amino Acid

 Nucleobase, Nucleoside, Nucleotide, DNA and RNA

 Gene and Chromosome

 Protein Kinase (PK)

 SDF (Structure Data File)

 RDKit: Open-Source Cheminformatics Software

 PyMol Installation

 PyMol GUI and CLI

 PyMol Selections

 PyMol Editing Functions

 PyMol Measurement Functions

 PyMol Movie Functions

 PyMol Python Integration

 PyMol Object Functions

 ChEMBL Database - European Molecular Biology Laboratory

 PubChem Database - National Library of Medicine

 PDB (Protein Data Bank)

 INSDC (International Nucleotide Sequence Database Collaboration)

 HGNC (HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee)

 Resources and Tools

 Molecule Related Terminologies


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