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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA8142 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : 5S-hydroxy-6E,8Z,11Z-eicosatrienoic acid

COMMON NAME:
SYMBOL: 5(S)-HETrE
FORMULA: C20H34O3 MOL.WT (average) : 322.482


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UV SPECTRA:lmax: 235nm e: 23,000

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SOURCE
5(S)-HETrE is produced by the action of 5-lipoxygenase when mead acid is the substrate (Ref. 8179/8180).
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REFERENCES
[8179]
AUTHOR:Jakschik, B. A., Sams, A. R., Sprecher, H., and Needleman, P.
TITLE:Fatty acid structural requirements for leukotriene biosynthesis PubMed ID:6106262
JOURNAL:Prostaglandins.
VOL:20 PAGE : 401-410 (1980)
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[8180]
AUTHOR:Jakschik, B. A., Morrison, A. R., and Sprecher, H.
TITLE:Products derived from 5,8,11-eicosatrienoic acid by the 5-lipoxygenase-leukotriene pathway PubMed ID:6313677
JOURNAL:J Biol Chem.
VOL:258 PAGE : 12797-12800 (1983)
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