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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0234 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : 13-Methyltetradecanoic acid

COMMON NAME: Isopentadecylic acid / 13-methylmyristic acid
SYMBOL:
FORMULA: C15H30O2 MOL.WT (average) : 242.398


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:52.2degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:1.4312 at 59degC

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:

SOLUBILITY:soluble in methyl alcohol and petroleum ether.(Ref. 0215)(Ref. 0217)(Ref. 0444)(Ref. 6120)(Ref. 6138)
SPECTRAL DATA
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CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
External tissue of sheep; butterfat.
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS
Synthetic , by heating a product , which is gained by warming 11-methyldodecylmalonic acid diethyl with solution of ethanolic KOH, at 170degC in vacuo.
METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

NOTE

REFERENCES
[0215]
AUTHOR:Hansen, R. P., and Shorland, F. B.
TITLE:The branched-chain fatty acids of butterfat. I. The isolation from butterfat of branched-chain fatty acids with special reference to the C17 acids PubMed ID:14904394
JOURNAL:Biochem J.
VOL:50 PAGE : 207-210 (1951)
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[0217]
AUTHOR:Hansen, R. P., Shorland, F. B., and Cooke, N. J.
TITLE:The branched-chain fatty acids of butterfat. IV. The isolation of (+)-12-methyltetradecanoic acid and of 13-methyltetradecanoic acid PubMed ID:13172183
JOURNAL:Biochem J.
VOL:57 PAGE : 297-301 (1954)
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[0444]
AUTHOR:Shorland, F. B., Gerson, T., and Hansen, R. P.
TITLE:The branched-chain fatty acids of butterfat. 6. Further investigations on the C15 saturated acids PubMed ID:14351205
JOURNAL:Biochem J.
VOL:59 PAGE : 350-352 (1955)
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[6120]
AUTHOR:Radin,N.S. (1983) Sulfatides in Handbook of Neurochemistry, 2nd Ed, (Lajtha,A. ed), pp.163-177, Plenum Publishing Co., New York.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:
VOL: PAGE : - ()
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[6138]
AUTHOR:Niimura,Y., and Ishizuka,I.
TITLE:Glycosphingolipid Composition of a Renal Cell Line (MDCK) and its Ouabain-resistant Mutant. PubMed ID:3818564
JOURNAL:J. Biochem.
VOL:100 PAGE : 825 -835 (1986)
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