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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0028 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : Octacosanoic acid

COMMON NAME: Montanic acid
SYMBOL: C28:0 / Mon
FORMULA: C28H56O2 MOL.WT (average) : 424.743


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:90.0-90.9degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:1.4313at 100degC

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:d1004 0.8191

SOLUBILITY:soluble in hot acetic acid, hot benzene and hot methyl alcohol.(Ref. 0368)(Ref. 0369)(Ref. 0522)(Ref. 0523)
SPECTRAL DATA
UV SPECTRA:

IR SPECTRA:

NMR SPECTRA:

MASS SPECTRA:

OTHER SPECTRA:
CHROMATOGRAM DATA

SOURCE
Insect,leaf and montan waxes
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

NOTE

REFERENCES
[0368]
AUTHOR:Murray, K. E., and Schoenfeld, R.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Oil Chem. Soc.
VOL:29 PAGE : 416 - (1952)
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[0369]
AUTHOR:Murray, K. E., and Schoenfeld, R.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Oil Chem. Soc.
VOL:30 PAGE : 25 - (1953)
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[0522]
AUTHOR:Weitkamp, A. W.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Chem. Soc.
VOL:67 PAGE : 447 - (1945)
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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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