MilliporeSigma
All Photos(5)

L6641

Sigma-Aldrich

Lignoceric acid

≥99% (GC)

Synonym(s):
Tetracosanoic acid
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)22COOH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
368.64
Beilstein:
1728237
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

Quality Level

biological source

synthetic (organic)

assay

≥99% (GC)

form

powder

functional group

carboxylic acid

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O

InChI

1S/C24H48O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20-21-22-23-24(25)26/h2-23H2,1H3,(H,25,26)

InChI key

QZZGJDVWLFXDLK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Looking for similar products? Visit Product Comparison Guide

Packaging

100 mg in poly bottle
1, 5, 10 g in poly bottle

Other Notes

Tandem Mass Spectrometry data independently generated by Scripps Center for Metabolomics is available to view or download in PDF. L6641.pdf Tested metabolites are featured on Scripps Center for Metabolomics METLIN Metabolite Database. To learn more, visit sigma.com/metlin.

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

nwg

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Enter Lot Number to search for Certificate of Analysis (COA).

Certificate of Origin

Enter Lot Number to search for Certificate of Origin (COO).

Alejandro Ibáñez et al.
PeerJ, 5, e3689-e3689 (2017-08-23)
Chemical signals are widely used in the animal kingdom, enabling communication in various social contexts, including mate selection and the establishment of dominance. Femoral glands, which produce and release waxy secretions into the environment, are organs of central importance in
Adrian Paz Ramos et al.
Journal of lipid research, 59(1), 137-143 (2017-11-03)
The stratum corneum (SC), the top layer of skin, dictates the rate of both water loss through the skin and absorption of exogenous molecules into the body. The crystalline organization of the lipids in the SC is believed to be
Corina Costachel et al.
The Journal of biological chemistry, 280(48), 39835-39842 (2005-10-06)
Galactomannan is a characteristic polysaccharide of the human filamentous fungal pathogen Aspergillus fumigatus that can be used to diagnose invasive aspergillosis. In this study, we report the isolation of a galactomannan fraction associated to membrane preparations from A. fumigatus mycelium
Rémy Bertrand Teponno et al.
Phytochemistry, 67(17), 1957-1963 (2006-08-01)
Two clerodane diterpenoids, Bafoudiosbulbins A 1, and B 2, together with five known compounds: tetracosanoic acid, 1-(tetracosanoyl)-glycerol, trans-tetracosanylferulate, beta-sitosterol and 3-O-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-beta-sitosterol were isolated from the tubers of Dioscorea bulbifera L. var sativa. Their structures were established by spectroscopic methods (1D
Barbora Školová et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1859(5), 824-834 (2017-01-23)
Ceramides based on phytosphingosine, sphingosine and dihydrosphingosine are essential constituents of the skin lipid barrier that protects the body from excessive water loss. The roles of the individual ceramide subclasses in regulating skin permeability and the reasons for C4-hydroxylation of

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Contact Technical Service