PMID: 5917771Sep 16, 1966

Crystal and molecular structure of acetylselenocholine iodide

E Shefter, O Kennard


The structure of acetylselenocholine iodide has been determined by x-ray crystallographic analysis. The molecule is in the trans conformation about the C-C bond of the choline residue. This conformation appears to explain the molecule's inability to give a positive cholinergic response when added to an electroplax preparation.


Aug 1, 1969·Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America·E Shefter, H G Mautner
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