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Fatty acid


DATA No : DFA0131 INFORMANT : Tetsuyuki Kobayashi

NAME : cis-15-Tetracosenoic acid

COMMON NAME: Nervonic acid / cis-Selacholeic acid
SYMBOL: C24:1
FORMULA: C24H46O2 MOL.WT (average) : 366.621


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BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITY

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
MELTING POINT:42.5-43degC

BOILING POINT:

REFRACTIVE INDEX:

OPTICAL ROTATION:

DENSITY:

SOLUBILITY:soluble in acetone, ethanol and ether (Ref. 0092) (Ref. 0210) (Ref. 0290) (Ref. 0503) (Ref. 0504) (Ref. 0506)
SPECTRAL DATA
UV SPECTRA:

IR SPECTRA:

NMR SPECTRA:

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

OTHER SPECTRA:
CHROMATOGRAM DATA
Gas liquid chromatogram
[Chromatogram 0001]
[Chromatogram 0002] (provided by Dr. Akiko Horiuchi).
SOURCE
Liver oil of Centrophorus granulosus (spiny dogfish shark); cerebroside of brain tissue; reported in kernel oils of several Ximenia spp.
CHEMICAL SYNTHESIS

METABOLISM

GENETIC INFORMATION

NOTE

REFERENCES
[0092]
AUTHOR:Bounds, D.G., Linstead, Weedon, B.C.L.
TITLE:Anodic Syntheses. Part X. Synthesis of Nervonic (Selacholeic) Acid.
JOURNAL:J.Chem.Soc.London
VOL: PAGE : 448 - (1954)
[TOP]

[0210]
AUTHOR:Hale, J. B., et al.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Amer. Chem. Soc.
VOL:32 PAGE : 4536 - (1930)
[TOP]

[0290]
AUTHOR:Klenk, E.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Hoppe Seylers Z. Physiol. Chem.
VOL:166 PAGE : 287 - (1927)
[TOP]

[0503]
AUTHOR:Tsujimoto, M.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Kogyo Kagaku Zasshi
VOL:29 PAGE : 67 - (1926)
[TOP]

[0504]
AUTHOR:Tsujimoto, M.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:Kogyo Kagaku Zasshi
VOL:30 PAGE : 968 - (1927)
[TOP]

[0506]
AUTHOR:Tsujimoto, M.
TITLE:
JOURNAL:J. Soc. Chem. Ind. London Trans. Commun.
VOL:51 PAGE : 317 - (1932)
[TOP]

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