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Methyl palmitate

certified reference material, TraceCERT®

Synonym: n-Hexadecanoic acid methyl ester, Methyl hexadecanoate, Palmitic acid methyl ester

  • CAS Number 112-39-0

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)14CO2CH3

  • Molecular Weight 270.45

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1780973

  •  MDL number MFCD00008994

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Properties

Related Categories Additional Standards, Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, CRMs for Chromatography (neats), Certified Reference Materials (CRMs),
grade   certified reference material
  TraceCERT®
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
application(s)   gas chromatography (GC): suitable
refractive index   n20/D 1.4512 (lit.)
bp   185 °C/10 mmHg (lit.)
mp   32-35 °C (lit.)
density   0.852 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
storage temp.   2-8°C
SMILES string   CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)OC
InChI   1S/C17H34O2/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17(18)19-2/h3-16H2,1-2H3
InChI key   FLIACVVOZYBSBS-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Description

General description

This certified reference material (CRM) is produced and certified in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO 17034. This CRM is traceable to primary material from an NMI, e.g. NIST or NMIJ.
Certified content by quantitative NMR incl. uncertainty and expiry date are given on the certificate.
Download your certificate at: http://www.sigma-aldrich.com.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Methyl palmitate has anti-inflammatory and anti-fibrotic effect. Methyl palmitate prevents bleomycin-induced lung inflammation and fibrosis in rats, by inhibiting NF-κB . Methyl palmitate also prevents CCl4-induced liver fibrosis linked to reduced TGF-β .

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
235.4 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
113.0 °C - closed cup
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