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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0237 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : 15-Methylhexadecanoic acid

COMMON NAME: 15-methylpalmitic acid
SYMBOL:
FORMULA: C17H34O2 MOL.WT (average) : 270.451


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:60.5degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:1.4315 at 70degC

OPTICAL ROTATION:

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SOLUBILITY:soluble in acetone , ether and petroleum ether.(Ref. 0218)(Ref. 6067)(Ref. 6068)
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SOURCE
Wool grease; cattle tallow.
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

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REFERENCES
[0218]
AUTHOR:Hansen, R. P., Shorland, F. B., and Cooke, N. J.
TITLE:The branched-chain fatty acids of ox fat. 2. The isolation of 15-methylhexadecanoic acid PubMed ID:13260188
JOURNAL:Biochem J.
VOL:61 PAGE : 141-143 (1955)
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[6067]
AUTHOR:Galliard,T. (1973) Phospholipid Methabolism in Photosynthetic Plants in Form and Function of Phospholipid, (Ansell,G.B., Dawson,R.M.C., and Hawthorne,J.N. eds), pp.253-288, Elsevier Scientific Publising Company.
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[6068]
AUTHOR:Kates,M. (1970) Plant Phospholipids and Glycolipids in ADV. in Lipid Res. Vol.8, (Paoletti,R., and Kritchevsky,D., eds), pp.225-265, Academic Press.
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