Palmitic Acid

Catalogue number: P144500
Chemical name: Palmitic Acid
Synonyms: 1-Pentadecanecarboxylic Acid; A 1600; Cetylic Acid; Edenor C 16-98-100; Edenor C16; Emersol 143; FA 1695; Hydrofol Acid 1690; Hystrene 9016; KortAcid 1695; KortAcid 1698; Loxiol EP 278; Lunac P 95; Lunac P 95KC; Lunac P 98; NAA 160; NSC 5030; Neo-Fat 16; PA 900; Palmitinic Acid; Pentadecanecarboxylic Acid; Prifac 2960; Pristerene 4934; V 1695; n-Hexadecanoic Acid; n-Hexadecoic Acid;
CAS Number: 57-10-3
Possible CAS #: NA
Molecular form.: C₁₆H₃₂O₂
Appearance: White Solid
Melting Point: 61-64°C
Mol. Weight: 256.42
Storage: Room Temp
Solubility: Chloroform (Slightly), DMSO (Slightly), Methanol (Slightly, Heated)
Stability: No Data Available
Category: Aliphatics, Glycerols, Fatty Acid Derivatives & Lipids, Pharmaceuticals, Intermediates & Fine Chemicals,
Boiling Point: No Data Available
Applications: Palmitic Acid is a common fatty acid found in plants and animals. The body converts excess carbohydrates into Palmitic Acid, thus Palmitic Acid is the first fatty acid produced during fatty acid synthesis as well as a precursor for longer fatty acids.
Dangerous Goods Info: NA
References: Jeffcoat, R. et al.: Lipids, 12, 469 (1977); Hudgins, L. et al.: J. Lipid Res., 41, 595 (2000);
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