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L1626 Sigma-Aldrich

Linoleic acid

~60%

Synonym: 9-cis,12-cis-Linoleic acid, cis-9,cis-12-Octadecadienoic acid, Telfairic acid

  • CAS Number 60-33-3

  • Linear Formula CH3(CH2)4CH=CHCH2CH=CH(CH2)7CO2H

  • Molecular Weight 280.45

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 1727101

  •  EC Number 200-470-9

  •  MDL number MFCD00064241

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Properties

InChI Key   OYHQOLUKZRVURQ-HZJYTTRNSA-N
assay   ~60%
refractive index   n20/D 1.466 (lit.)
bp   229-230 °C/16 mmHg(lit.)
mp   −5 °C (lit.)
density   0.902 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

Description

Biochem/physiol Actions

Linoleic acid increases cell proliferation and gene expression of PPARα and its target genes such as acyl-CoA oxidase in primary duck hepatocytes .

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
1
RTECS 
RF9990000
Flash Point(F) 
>235.4 °F
Flash Point(C) 
>113 °C

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Heart Disease

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Peer-Reviewed Papers
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References

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