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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0236 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : (+)-14-Methylhexadecanoic acid

COMMON NAME: 14-methylpalmitic acid
SYMBOL:
FORMULA: C17H34O2 MOL.WT (average) : 270.451


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:38.0degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:

SOLUBILITY:soluble in acetone , ether , methyl alcohol and petroleum ether.(Ref. 0244)(Ref. 0513)(Ref. 6132)(Ref. 6009)
SPECTRAL DATA
UV SPECTRA:

IR SPECTRA:7.25m(1380cm-1) ; CH3

NMR SPECTRA:

MASS SPECTRA:

OTHER SPECTRA:
CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
Wool grease; external tissue fat of sheep.
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS
Synthetic, by treatment hydrazine hydrate, KOH and diethylene glycol to 14-methyl-13-oxohexadecanoic acid.
METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

NOTE

REFERENCES
[0244]
AUTHOR:Hofmann, K. and Lucas. R. A.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Chem. Soc.
VOL:72 PAGE : 4328 -4328 (1950)
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[0513]
AUTHOR:Velick, S. F., and English, J. Jr.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Biol. Chem.
VOL:160 PAGE : 473 - (1945)
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[6009]
AUTHOR:Hayashi,A., and Matsubara,T.
TITLE:A New Homologue of Phosphonoglycosphigolipid, N-methylaminoethyl-phosphonyltrigalactosylceramide.
JOURNAL:Biochim.Biophys.Acta.
VOL:1006 PAGE : 89 -96 (1989)
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[6132]
AUTHOR:Roberts,D.D., Haverstick,D.M.,Dixit,V.M.,Frazier,W.A.,Santoro,S.A., and Ginsburg,V.
TITLE:The Platelet Glycoprotein Thrombospondin Binds Specifically to Sulfated Glycolipids. PubMed ID:3926767
JOURNAL:J. Biol. Chem.
VOL:260 PAGE : 9405 -9411 (1985)
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