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Linoleic Acid

Item № 90150
CAS № 60-33-3
Purity ≥98%
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                (CAS 60-33-3)
     50 mg $16.00 0.00
     100 mg $22.00 0.00
     500 mg $27.00 0.00
     1 g $32.00 0.00

Pricing updated 2019-04-24. Prices are subject to change without notice.

  • Telfairic Acid

Linoleic acid is an essential fatty acid and one of the most abundant PUFAs in the western diet. Deficiencies in linoleic acid are linked to defective wound healing, growth retardation, and dermatitis.1,2 Linoleic acid is metabolized by 15-LO in both plants and animals to form 9- and 13-HODE.3

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Technical Information
Formal Name
9Z,12Z-octadecadienoic acid
CAS Number
  • Telfairic Acid
Molecular Formula
Formula Weight
A solution in ethanol
InChI Code
InChI Key

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≥ 2 years
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1. Soyland, E., Fund, J., Rajka, G., et al. Effect of dietary supplementation with very-long-chain n-3 fatty acids in patients with psoriasis N. Engl. J. Med. 328, 1812-1816 (1993).

2. Hashimoto, A., Katagiri, M., Torii, S., et al. Effect of the dietary α-linolenate/linoleate balance on leukotriene production and histamine release in rats Prostaglandins 36, 3-15 (1988).

3. Vick, B.A. Oxygenated fatty acids of the lipoxygenase pathway Lipid Metabolism in Plants 167-191 (1993).

Product Citations

Magtanong, L., Ko, P.-J., To, M., et al. Exogenous monounsaturated fatty acids promote a ferroptosis-resistant cell state Cell Chem. Biol. 26, 1-13 (2019).

Lahvic, J.L., Ammerman, M., Li, P., et al. Specific oxylipins enhance vertebrate hematopoiesis via the receptor GPR132 PNAS 115(37), 9252-9257 (2018).

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