GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®

GC Analysis of Omega 6 and Other FAMEs on Omegawax®


column Omegawax 320, 30 m x 0.32 mm I.D., 0.25 µm (24152)
oven 200 °C
carrier gas helium, 25 cm/sec @ 200 °C
sample 50 mg/mL animal source FAMEs in hexane
injection 1 µL, split 100:1
inj. temp. 250 °C
detector FID, 260 °C


Categories Analytical Chromatography, GC Applications, Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAMEs)
Featured Industry Agriculture
Food and Beverages
Legal Information Omegawax is a registered trademark of Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
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suitability application for GC


  • C14:0
  • C16:0
  • C18:2n6
  • C18:3n6
  • C20:2n6
  • C20:3n6
  • C20:4n6
  • C20:5n3
  • C22:4n6
  • C22:5n3
  • C22:5n6
  • C22:6n3
  • C24:0
  • C24:1
  • Methyl arachidonate
  • Methyl linoleate
  • Methyl myristate
  • Methyl palmitate
  • Methyl γ-linolenate


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