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Pentadecanoic Acid

Item № 17399
CAS № 1002-84-2
Purity ≥98%
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                (CAS 1002-84-2)
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Description
Synonyms
  • NSC 28486
  • Pentadecylic Acid

Pentadecanoic acid is a 15:0 saturated fatty acid found in esterified form in the lipids of many bacterial species and in the milk fat of ruminants. It has been used as a biological marker for the intake of dairy fat in the assessment of metabolic risk factors.1,2

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Technical Information
Formal Name
Pentadecanoic acid
CAS Number
1002-84-2
Synonyms
  • NSC 28486
  • Pentadecylic Acid
Molecular Formula
C15H30O2
Formula Weight
242.4
Purity
≥98%
Formulation
A crystalline solid
SMILES
OC(CCCCCCCCCCCCCC)=O
InChI Code
InChI=1S/C15H30O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15(16)17/h2-14H2,1H3,(H,16,17)
InChI Key
WQEPLUUGTLDZJY-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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Storage
-20°C
Shipping
Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere
Stability
≥ 2 years
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References & Product Citations
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1. Smedman, A.E.M., Gustafsson, I.B., Berglund, L.G.T., et al. Pentadecanoic acid in serum as a marker for intake of milk fat: Relations between intake of milk fat and metabolic risk factors American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 69(1), 22-29 (1999).

2. Wolk, A., Vessby, B., Ljung, H., et al. Evaluation of a biological marker of dairy fat intake American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 68(2), 291-295 (1998).

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