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Acylglycerol


DATA No : NAG0007 INFORMANT : Akira Hayashi

NAME : Argemone Oil

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Argemone Oil (Plant also known aspickly poppy, Mexican poppy or devil's fig) (Ref. 0012/0013)
Argemone Mexicana L. *1
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*1: The oil from the seed also contains argemonic acid [(+)6-hydroxy-6-methyl-9-oxo-octacosanoic acid] in addition to a toxic alkaloid sanguinarene(Ref. 0010/0011)
FATTY ACID COMPOSITION
REFERENCES
[0010]
AUTHOR:Eckey, E.W. (1954)Vegetable Fats and Oils, p.485, Reinhold Publ. Corp., NY
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AUTHOR:Hilditch, T.P. and Williams, P.W. (1964 ) Chemical Constitution of Natural Fats, 4th edn, p.314, John Wiley & Sons, NY
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[0012]
AUTHOR:Rukmini, C.
TITLE:New, unusual long chain fatty acid (argemonic acid) from Argemone Mexicana PubMed ID:1141635
JOURNAL:J Am Oil Chem Soc.
VOL:52 PAGE : 171-173 (1975)
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AUTHOR:Eckey,E.W. (1954)Vegetable Fats & Oils, p. 449, Reinhold Publ. Corp., NY
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