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Oleic acid

United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Reference Standard

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Synonym(s):
cis-9-Octadecenoic acid, Elainic acid
Linear Formula:
CH3(CH2)7CH=CH(CH2)7COOH
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
282.46
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
1726542
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.24

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 176 °C)

API family

oleic acid

form

liquid

manufacturer/tradename

USP

refractive index

n20/D 1.459 (lit.)

bp

194-195 °C/1.2 mmHg (lit.)

mp

13-14 °C (lit.)

density

0.89 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

application(s)

pharmaceutical (small molecule)

format

neat

SMILES string

CCCCCCCC\C=C/CCCCCCCC(O)=O

InChI

1S/C18H34O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18(19)20/h9-10H,2-8,11-17H2,1H3,(H,19,20)/b10-9-

InChI key

ZQPPMHVWECSIRJ-KTKRTIGZSA-N

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364525

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pharmaceutical (small molecule)

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pharmaceutical (small molecule)

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cleaning products
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application(s)

microbiology

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

grade

pharmaceutical primary standard

grade

analytical standard

grade

technical grade

format

neat

format

neat

format

neat

format

-

form

liquid

form

-

form

-

form

liquid, semisolid, waxy solid

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 176 °C)

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 176 °C)

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 176 °C)

vapor pressure

1 mmHg ( 176 °C)

General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Application

Oleic acid USP reference standard suitable for use in specified USP compendial quality tests and assays.

Also used to prepare standard solution during the assay and identification according to the given below monographs of United States Pharmacopeia (USP): 
  • Oleic Acid
  • Coix Seed
  • Coix Seed Powder

Biochem/physiol Actions

Activates protein kinase C in hepatocytes.
Uncouples oxidative phosphorylation. Inhibits 2,4-dinitrophenol−stimulated ATPase. Action reversed by adding serum albumin.

Analysis Note

These products are for test and assay use only. They are not meant for administration to humans or animals and cannot be used to diagnose, treat, or cure diseases of any kind.  ​

Other Notes

Sales restrictions may apply.

Storage Class

10 - Combustible liquids

wgk_germany

WGK 1


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