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134805 Sigma-Aldrich

Melissic acid

≥98%

Synonym: Triacontanoic acid

  • CAS Number 506-50-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)28COOH

  • Molecular Weight 452.80

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1803689

  •  EC Number 208-042-3

  •  MDL number MFCD00002813

  •  PubChem Substance ID 24848187

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Properties

Related Categories Biochemicals and Reagents, Building Blocks, C13 to C42+, Carbonyl Compounds, Carboxylic Acids,
Quality Level   200
assay   ≥98%
mp   92-94 °C (lit.)
solubility   chloroform: soluble 25 mg/mL, clear, colorless to faintly yellow
SMILES string   CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
InChI   1S/C30H60O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20-21-22-23-24-25-26-27-28-29-30(31)32/h2-29H2,1H3,(H,31,32)
InChI key   VHOCUJPBKOZGJD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

Melissic acid is isolated from the pericarp of Trichosanthes rosthornii.

Application

Melissic acid was used in a study on identification and determination of very-long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid in freshwater crustacean species Bathynella natans.

Packaging

1 g in poly bottle

100 mg in poly bottle

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
nwg
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Certificate of Origin (COO)

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

FAMLS Online Plate Map

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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