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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0009 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : Nonanoic acid

COMMON NAME: Pelargonic acid / Nonylic acid
SYMBOL: Nno / C9:0
FORMULA: C9H18O2 MOL.WT (average) : 158.238


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:12.5degC

BOILING POINT:255.6degC

REFRACTIVE INDEX:1.4322 at 20degC

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:d4-20 0.907

SOLUBILITY:practically insoluble in water; soluble in alcohol, chloroform and ether.(Ref. 0021)(Ref. 0022)(Ref. 0523)
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CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
Butterfat;hair fat
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

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REFERENCES
[0021]
AUTHOR:Armstrong, E.F., and Hilditch, T.P.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J.Am.Chem.Soc.
VOL:44 PAGE : 132 - (1922)
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[0022]
AUTHOR:Armstrong, E.F., and Hilditch, T.P.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J.Soc.Chem.Ind.London Trans.Commun.
VOL:44 PAGE : 33 - (1925)
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[0523]
AUTHOR:Weitkamp, A. W., et al.
TITLE:The Free Fatty Acids of Human Hair Fat
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Chem. Soc.
VOL:69 PAGE : 1936 -1942 (1947)
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