Ethyl Tricosanoate

Cayman Chemical Item Number 10006874

(CAS 18281-07-7)

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Ethyl tricosanoate, a long chain saturated fatty acid ethyl ester, is found in small quantities in liverwort, C. conicum.1 The free acid decreases the hemolytic activity of Staphylococcus aureus delta toxin on human erythrocytes.2 Both the ethyl ester and the free acid can be used as standards for analysis of lipid mixtures.

1. Matsuo, A., Nakayama, M., Hayashi, S., et al. Fatty acid ethyl esters in the liverwort Conocephalum Conicum. Phytochem 19 1848-1849 (1980).

2. Kapral, F.A. Effect of fatty acids on Staphylococcus aureus delta-toxin hemolytic activity. Infect Immun 13(1) 114-119 (1976).

Formal Name tricosanoic acid,​ ethyl ester
CAS Number 18281-07-7
Molecular Formula C25H50O2
Formula Weight 382.7
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥98%
Stability 2 years
Storage -20°C
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Ethyl Tricosanoate is available in the following screening library:

Size Price Quantity Subtotal
5 mg $11.00 $0.00
10 mg $21.00 $0.00
50 mg $88.00 $0.00
100 mg $154.00 $0.00
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