Overview

  • Product name

    Tricosanoic acid, Long chain fatty acid
  • Description

    Long chain fatty acid
  • Biological description

    Long chain fatty acid. Internal standard for the quantitation of eicosapentaenoic (EPA) and docosahexaenoic (DHA) fatty acids. Stimulates hair growth. Energy source in vivo. Orally active.
  • Purity

    > 99%
  • CAS Number

    2433-96-7
  • Chemical structure

    Chemical Structure

Properties

  • Chemical name

    1ricosanoic acid
  • Molecular weight

    354.61
  • Molecular formula

    C23H46O2
  • PubChem identifier

    17085
  • Storage instructions

    Store at Room Temperature. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Solubility overview

    Soluble in ethanol
  • Handling

    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.

    Need more advice on solubility, usage and handling? Please visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page for more details.

  • SMILES

    CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)O
  • Source

    Synthetic

  • Research areas

References

This product has been referenced in:

  • Ibeagha-Awemu EM  et al. Associations between variants of FADS genes and omega-3 and omega-6 milk fatty acids of Canadian Holstein cows. BMC Genet 15:25 (2014). Read more (PubMed: 24533445) »
  • Jung K  et al. Tissue metabolite profiling identifies differentiating and prognostic biomarkers for prostate carcinoma. Int J Cancer 133:2914-24 (2013). Read more (PubMed: 23737455) »
  • Kapral FA Effect of fatty acids on Staphylococcus aureus delta-toxin hemolytic activity. Infect Immun 13:114-9 (1976). Read more (PubMed: 1248865) »

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