Key features and details
- 2-Hydroxy C20:0 fatty acid
- CAS Number: 16742-48-6
- Purity: > 98%
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product name2-Hydroxyeicosanoic acid, 2-Hydroxy C20:0 fatty acid
Description2-Hydroxy C20:0 fatty acid
- 2-Hydroxyicosanoic acid
- alpha-Hydroxyarachidic acid
Biological description2-Hydroxy C20:0 fatty acid. Anti-inflammatory, neuroprotective, bactericidal and anticancer potential. For use in lipid studies and as internal standard.
Chemical name2-Hydroxyicosanoic acid
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.
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To our knowledge, customised protocols are not required for this product. Please try the standard protocols listed below and let us know how you get on.
ab144012 has not yet been referenced specifically in any publications.