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L6503 Sigma

Methyl γ-linolenate

≥99% (GC)

Synonym: γ-Linolenic acid methyl ester, ω-6 Linolenic acid methyl ester, 6,9,12-Octadecatrienoic acid methyl ester, Fame 18:3n-6, Methyl (Z,Z,Z)-6,9,12-octadecatrienoate

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Cell Biology, Esters, Fatty Acids and conjugates, Fatty Acyls,
InChI Key   JFRWATCOFCPIBM-JPFHKJGASA-N
assay   ≥99% (GC)
refractive index   n20/D 1.476(lit.)
bp   162 °C/0.5 mmHg(lit.)
storage temp.   −20°C

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1 g in ampule

100, 500 mg in ampule

Biochem/physiol Actions

Methyl γ-linolenate (C18:6,9,12) differs from methyl α-linolenate (C18:9,12,15) in the positions of the double bonds. Methyl γ-linolenate may be used in nutritional studies regarding weight regain and as a possible tumor suppression agent.

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Safety Information

RIDADR 
NA 1993 / PGIII
WGK Germany 
3
Flash Point(F) 
143.6 °F
Flash Point(C) 
62 °C
Protocols & Articles

Articles

GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of PUFA No. 2 Mix (Animal Source Polyunsatuated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of PUFA No. 2 Mix (Animal Source Polyunsatuated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

Peer-Reviewed Papers
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