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Linoleic acid

technical, 60-74% (GC)

Synonym: 9-cis,12-cis-Linoleic acid, cis-9,cis-12-Octadecadienoic acid, Telfairic acid

  • CAS Number 60-33-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4CH=CHCH2CH=CH(CH2)7CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 280.45

  •  Beilstein Registry Number 1727101

  •  EC Number 200-470-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00064241

  •  PubChem Substance ID 57651878

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Building Blocks, C13 to C42+, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids,
InChI Key   OYHQOLUKZRVURQ-HZJYTTRNSA-N
grade   technical
assay   60-74% (GC)
form   liquid (clear)
impurities   18-32% oleic acid
refractive index   n20/D 1.466(lit.)
  n20/D 1.466
bp   229-230 °C/16 mmHg(lit.)
mp   −5 °C(lit.)
density   0.902 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)
Gene Information   human ... SOAT1(6646), SOAT2(8435)

Description

Caution

partially crystallizes on storage at 0-4°C

Packaging

1 L in glass bottle

250 mL in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Linoleic acid increases cell proliferation and gene expression of PPARα and its target genes such as acyl-CoA oxidase in primary duck hepatocytes .

General description

Linoleic acid can give rise to a class of geometric, positional and conjugated dienoic isomers called conjugated linoleic acids(CLA),mostly found in animal products, which can act like a cancer preventive agent in animals.

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Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
RF9990000
Flash Point(F) 
>235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
>113 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

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