Certificate Of Analysis
Product Name Palmitic acid-1-13C,
S & E tested, 99 atom % 13C
Product Number 661597
Product Brand ALDRICH
CAS Number 57677-53-9
Molecular Formula CH3(CH2)1413CO2H
Molecular Weight 257.42
 
TEST SPECIFICATION LOT TV1763 RESULTS
% Water: < = 0.5% 0.38%
GC: Minimum 99% chemical purity 99.1%
1H-NMR (FT): Structure and purity verification Meets requirement
13C-NMR: Structure and purity verification Meets requirement
Isotopic Enrich.: Minimum 99 atom% 13C based upon labelled precursor 99.6 atom% 13C
m.p.: Conforms with standard 62-63oC
Appearance: While powder White powder
Sterility: Meets Test Requirement of Membrane Sterility Test based upon USP <71> Meets requirement (Please see next page)
Pyrogens: <0.5 EU/ml testing 10 ml of an extract based upon USP <85> Meets requirement (Please see next page)
*: (150 mg extracted with 30 ml water) Sterility & Pyrogenicity Test Date November 2006
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Release Date: 2006/12/01