16-methyl stearic acid

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MedKoo CAT#: 527994

CAS#: 17001-28-4

Description: Methyl stearic acid is a bioactive chemical.

Chemical Structure

16-methyl stearic acid
CAS# 17001-28-4

Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 527994
Name: 16-methyl stearic acid
CAS#: 17001-28-4
Chemical Formula: C19H38O2
Exact Mass: 298.2872
Molecular Weight: 298.511
Elemental Analysis: C, 76.45; H, 12.83; O, 10.72

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1.0mg USD 230.0 2 Weeks
5.0mg USD 450.0 2 Weeks
10.0mg USD 740.0 2 Weeks
25.0mg USD 1330.0 2 Weeks
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Synonym: Methyl stearic acid; Ai19:0; Anteisononadecanoic Acid; anteiso-19:0

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (+/-)-16-Methyloctadecanoic acid


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C19H38O2/c1-3-18(2)16-14-12-10-8-6-4-5-7-9-11-13-15-17-19(20)21/h18H,3-17H2,1-2H3,(H,20,21)


Appearance: Solid powder

Purity: >98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition: Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.

Storage Condition: Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Solubility: Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life: >3 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation: This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage: 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

HS Tariff Code: 2934.99.03.00

Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
DMF 10.0 33.5
DMSO 10.0 33.5
Ethanol 5.0 16.75

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 298.511 Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

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Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 1.15 mL 5.76 mL 11.51 mL
5 mM 0.23 mL 1.15 mL 2.3 mL
10 mM 0.12 mL 0.58 mL 1.15 mL
50 mM 0.02 mL 0.12 mL 0.23 mL

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