Key features and details
- Methyl ester of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).
- CAS Number: 2566-90-7
- Form / State: Solid
- Source: Synthetic
Product namecis-4,7,10,13,16,19-Docosahexaenoic acid methyl ester, docosahexaenoic acid methyl ester
DescriptionMethyl ester of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).
- Methyl 4,7,10,13,16,19-docosahexaenoate
- Methyl all-cis-4,7,10,13,16,19-docosahexaenoate
- Methyl cis,cis,cis,cis,cis,cis-docosa-4,7,10,13,16,19-hexaenoate
Methyl ester of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), an essential fatty acid and the most abundant ω-3 fatty acid in neural tissues.
Chemical nameMethyl 4,7,10,13,16,19-cis-docosahexanenoate
Storage instructionsStore at Room Temperature. 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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