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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0025 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : Pentacosanoic acid

COMMON NAME:
SYMBOL: C25:0
FORMULA: C25H50O2 MOL.WT (average) : 382.663


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:84-85.0degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:1.4292 at 70degC

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:

SOLUBILITY:soluble in hot acetone, hot chloroform and hot methyl alcohol.(Ref. 0056)(Ref. 0182)(Ref. 0317)(Ref. 0329)
SPECTRAL DATA
UV SPECTRA:

IR SPECTRA:

NMR SPECTRA:

MASS SPECTRA:
[Spectrum 0001] (provided by Dr. Takeshi Kasama).

OTHER SPECTRA:
CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
Mycobacterium tuberculosis;synthetic wax
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

NOTE

REFERENCES
[0056]
AUTHOR:Baughman, W.F., and Jamieson, G.S.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J.Oil Fat Ind.
VOL:2 PAGE : 110 - (1925)
[TOP]

[0182]
AUTHOR:Francis, F., et al.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Proc. Roy. Soc.
VOL:128 PAGE : 214 - (1930)
[TOP]

[0317]
AUTHOR:Le Sueur, H. R.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Chem. Soc. London Trans.
VOL:87 PAGE : 1888 - (1905)
[TOP]

[0329]
AUTHOR:Levene, P. A., and Taylor, F. A.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Biol. Chem.
VOL:59 PAGE : 905 - (1924)
[TOP]

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