840455P Sigma-Aldrich

16:0 PG

1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1′-rac-glycerol) (sodium salt), powder

Synonym: 1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1′racglycerol) (sodium salt); DPPG; PG(16:0/16:0)

  • CAS Number 200880-41-7

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C38H74O10PNa

  • Molecular Weight 744.95



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assay   >99% (TLC)
form   powder
packaging   pkg of 1 × 1 g (840455P-1g)
  pkg of 1 × 200 mg (840455P-200mg)
  pkg of 1 × 25 mg (840455P-25mg)
  pkg of 1 × 500 mg (840455P-500mg)
mfr. no.   Avanti Polar Lipids, 840455P
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C



20 mL Clear Glass Screw Cap Vial (840455P-1g)

20 mL Clear Glass Screw Cap Vial (840455P-500mg)

5 mL Amber Glass Screw Cap Vial (840455P-200mg)

5 mL Amber Glass Screw Cap Vial (840455P-25mg)

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NONH for all modes of transport


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Miscibility of Phospholipid Binary Mixtures - Avanti® Polar Lipids

H = High. Mixing ideal or very nearly so; phase transitions of mixture are markedly broader than those of the pure components.
Keywords: Phase transitions

Storage & Handling of Lipids - Avanti® Polar Lipids

The following statements pertain specifically to Avanti’s lipid products for research and should not necessarily be applied to cGMP lipids intended for pharmaceutical or diagnostic applications.
Keywords: Diagnostic, Oxidations, Pharmaceutical, Solvents


Determination of Phospholipid Oxidation by UV/VIS Spectroscopy - Avanti® Polar Lipids

The percent oxidation of a phospholipid can be determined by using Beer’s Law to calculate the peroxidized phospholipid’s concentration from its absorbance at 234 nm.
Keywords: Extinction coefficient, Oxidations

General Lipid/BSA Solubilization Protocol For Cell Delivery

Water Solutions: Solubilizing some lipids is difficult using organic solvents. Typically, lipids are suspended in methanol to aliquot, the methanol is then dried and the residue dispersed using fatty...
Keywords: Evaporation, Solvents

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