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H4515

Sigma-Aldrich

Methyl heptadecanoate

≥99%

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Synonym(s):
Heptadecanoic acid methyl ester, Methyl margarate
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)15COOCH3
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
284.48
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1782681
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

biological source

synthetic (organic)

Quality Level

assay

≥99%

form

powder or solid

bp

152-153 °C/0.05 mmHg (lit.)

mp

29.8-30.3 °C (lit.)

functional group

ester

lipid type

saturated FAs

shipped in

ambient

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)OC

InChI

1S/C18H36O2/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18(19)20-2/h3-17H2,1-2H3

InChI key

HUEBIMLTDXKIPR-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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biological source

synthetic (organic)

biological source

-

biological source

-

biological source

-

assay

≥99%

assay

-

assay

≥99% (capillary GC)

assay

98% (CP)

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

300

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

200

mp

29.8-30.3 °C (lit.)

mp

29.8-30.3 °C (lit.)

mp

-

mp

29.8-30.3 °C (lit.)

form

powder or solid

form

-

form

powder

form

powder

Application

Methyl heptadecanoate has been used:
  • as a substrate for lipoxygenase assay
  • as an internal standard for the quantification of squalene, fatty acids (FA) and lipids
  • as a reference standard for precise separation of methyl esters of different fatty acids

Other Notes

Product clings due to static, may require dissolving material to fully recover out of bottle.

Storage Class

11 - Combustible Solids

wgk_germany

WGK 3

flash_point_f

230.0 °F - closed cup

flash_point_c

> 110.0 °C - closed cup

ppe

Eyeshields, Gloves, type N95 (US)


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