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Sigma-Aldrich

Linoleic acid

technical, 58-74% (GC)

Synonym(s):
9-cis,12-cis-Linoleic acid, cis-9,cis-12-Octadecadienoic acid, Telfairic acid
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)4CH=CHCH2CH=CH(CH2)7CO2H
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
280.45
Beilstein:
1727101
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.22

grade

technical

Quality Level

assay

58-74% (GC)

form

liquid

impurities

18-32% oleic acid

color

clear

refractive index

n20/D 1.466 (lit.)
n20/D 1.466

bp

229-230 °C/16 mmHg (lit.)

mp

−5 °C (lit.)

density

0.902 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

OC(CCCCCCC/C=C\C/C=C\CCCCC)=O

InChI

1S/C18H32O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18(19)20/h6-7,9-10H,2-5,8,11-17H2,1H3,(H,19,20)/b7-6-,10-9-

InChI key

OYHQOLUKZRVURQ-HZJYTTRNSA-N

Gene Information

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General description

Linoleic acid can give rise to a class of geometric, positional and conjugated dienoic isomers called conjugated linoleic acids(CLA),mostly found in animal products, which can act like a cancer preventive agent in animals.

Packaging

250 mL in glass bottle
1 L in glass bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Linoleic acid increases cell proliferation and gene expression of PPARα and its target genes such as acyl-CoA oxidase in primary duck hepatocytes .

Caution

partially crystallizes on storage at 0-4°C

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

235.4 °F - closed cup

Flash Point(C)

> 113 °C - closed cup

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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