2-fluoro Palmitic Acid

Cayman Chemical Item Number 90380

(CAS 16518-94-8)

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2-fluoro Palmitic acid inhibits sphingosine biosynthesis and long-chain acyl-CoA synthetase with an IC50 value of 0.2 mM.1

1. Soltysiak, R.M., Matsuura, F., Bloomer, D., et al. D,L-α-Fluoropalmitic acid inhibits sphingosine base formation and accumulates in membrane lipids of cultured mammalian cells. Biochim Biophys Acta 792 214-226 (1984).

Formal Name 2-​fluorohexadecanoic acid
CAS Number 16518-94-8
Molecular Formula C16H31FO2
Formula Weight 274.4
Formulation A crystalline solid
Purity ≥98%
Stability 1 year
Storage -20°C
Shipping Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
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