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1431603 USP

Methyl palmitate

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

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

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329750450

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Properties

Related Categories Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, Pharmacopeia & Metrological Institutes Standards, USP Standards, USP Standards L - M More...
grade   pharmaceutical primary standard
mfr. no.   USP
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.)
Featured Industry   Pharmaceutical (small molecule)
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 product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

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 .

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

USP issued SDS can be found here.

Sales restrictions may apply.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
Flash Point(F) 
235.4 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
113.0 °C - closed cup

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Articles

GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on Equity®-1

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on Equity®-1
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on SPB®-1

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Bacterial Acid Methyl Esters (BAMEs) on SPB®-1
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of C2-C22 Free Fatty Acids on Nukol™

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of C2-C22 Free Fatty Acids on Nukol™
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of FAMEs in Plasma on SUPELCOWAX® 10 (10 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of FAMEs in Plasma on SUPELCOWAX® 10 (10 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of FAMEs in Rapeseed Oil on SUPELCOWAX® 10

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of FAMEs in Rapeseed Oil on SUPELCOWAX® 10
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of PUFA No. 1 Mix (Marine Source Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.18 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of PUFA No. 1 Mix (Marine Source Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.18 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of PUFA No. 2 Mix (Animal Source Polyunsatuated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of PUFA No. 2 Mix (Animal Source Polyunsatuated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of PUFA No. 3 Mix (Menhaden Oil Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of PUFA No. 3 Mix (Menhaden Oil Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid (PUFA) Methyl Esters) on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Equity®-1 (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a 37-Component FAME Mix on Omegawax® (15 m x 0.10 mm I.D., 0.10 μm), Fast GC Analysis
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification, Size-exclusion chromatography

GC Analysis of a Grain Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) Mix on SP™-2560

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents GC Analysis of a Grain Fatty Acid Methyl Ester (FAME) Mix on SP™-2560
Keywords: Chromatography, Flame ionization detector, Gas chromatography, Purification

HPLC Analysis of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMES) on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18

From our library of Articles, Sigma-Aldrich presents HPLC Analysis of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMES) on SUPELCOSIL™ LC-18
Keywords: Chromatography, High performance liquid chromatography

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