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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0304 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : 4-Hydroxydodecanoic acid

COMMON NAME: 4-Hydroxylauric acid
SYMBOL:
FORMULA: C12H24O3 MOL.WT (average) : 216.317


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:62.3-63.5degC

BOILING POINT:170-171degC at 11 mm Hg

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SOLUBILITY:soluble in ethyl alcohol, hexsane and benzene; needlls from benzene-petroleum ether(Ref. 0134)(Ref. 0202)
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CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS
Synthetic, by saponification of the lactone
METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

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REFERENCES
[0134]
AUTHOR:Chuit, P., Boelsing, F.,Hausser, J., Malet, G.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Helv.Chim.Acta.
VOL:10 PAGE : 113 -131 (1927)
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[0202]
AUTHOR:Guérin, M. G.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Bull. Soc. Chem. Fr., Ser.3
VOL:29 PAGE : 1124 - (1903)
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