(±)5-HETE methyl ester

Cayman Chemical Item Number 34220

(CAS 73279-38-6)

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(±)5-HETE is one of the six monohydroxy fatty acids produced by the non-enzymatic oxidation of arachidonic acid. The methyl ester of (±)5-HETE has no distinguishing biological activity and is supplied as a standard. Oxidatively degraded polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) methyl esters may contain (±)5-HETE methyl ester.
Formal Name (±)5-​hydroxy-​6E,​8Z,​11Z,​14Z-​eicosatetraenoic acid,​ methyl ester
CAS Number 73279-38-6
Molecular Formula C21H34O3
Formula Weight 334.5
Formulation A solution in ethanol
Purity ≥98%
λmax 236 nm
ε 27
Stability 1 year
Storage -20°C
Shipping Wet ice in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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(±)5-HETE methyl ester is available in the following screening library:

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25 µg $25.00 $0.00
50 µg $48.00 $0.00
100 µg $90.00 $0.00
250 µg $200.00 $0.00
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