lignoceric acid

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lignoceric acid

 [lig″no-ser´ik]
a saturated fatty acid found in wood tar, various cerebrosides, and in small amounts in most natural fats.

lig·no·cer·ic ac·id

(lig'nō-ser'ik as'id, -sēr'ik),
An acid present in one type of sphingolipid and in small amounts in triacylglycerols.

lignoceric acid

/lig·no·cer·ic ac·id/ (lig″no-sēr´ik) a saturated 24-carbon fatty acid occurring in sphingomyelin and as a minor constituent of many plant fats.

lignoceric acid

a saturated fatty acid found in wood tar, various cerebrosides, and in small amounts in most natural fats.
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Other members of MUFA are palmitoleic acid (C16:1), eicosenoic acid (C20:1 cis-11), docosenoic acid (C22:1), tetracosanoic acid (C24:0), and tetracosenoic acid (C24:1) in the range from 0.
02 (a) C24:0 tetracosanoic acid Nd Name Bonfim Uraricoera C14:0 0,83 [+ or -] 0,03 (c) 0,90 [+ or -] 0,03 (b) C14:1 0,47 [+ or -] 0,01 (bc) 0,57 [+ or -] 0,01 (a) C15:0 0,24 [+ or -] 0,01 (a) 0,11 [+ or -] 0,01 (c) C15:1 0,13 [+ or -] 0,01 (a) Nd C16:0 18,11 [+ or -] 0,01 (b) 16,16 [+ or -] 0,06 (c) C16:1[omega]7 2,68 [+ or -] 0,14 (ab) 2,30 [+ or -] 0,14 (b) C17:0 Nd Nd C17:1 0,14 [+ or -] 0,03 (a) 0,08 [+ or -] 0,01 (b) C18:0 8,03 [+ or -] 0,13 (b) 9,29 [+ or -] 0,13 (a) C18:1[omega]9c 23.
Rhus coriaria was found to possess fatty acids such as malic acid, linoleic acid, azelaic acid, tetradecanoic acid, 7- hexadecenoic acid, ethyl octadecenoate, palmitic acid, oleic acid, elaidic acid, stearic acid, 11,13-eicosadienoic acid, 11-eicosenoic acid, arachidic acid, behenic acid, and tetracosanoic acid.
Double Common name #C Bonds Scientific name Palmitic Acid 16 0 hexadecanoic acid Palmitoleic Acid 16 1 9-hexadecenoic acid Stearic Acid 18 0 octadecanoic acid Oleic Acid 18 1 9-octadecenoic acid Vaccenic Acid 18 1 11-octadecenoic acid Linoleic Acid 18 2 9,12-octadecadienoic acid Alpha-Linolenic 18 3 9,12,15-octadecatrienoic acid Acid (ALA) Gamma-Linolenic 18 3 6,9,12-octadecatrienoic acid Acid (GLA) Arachidic Acid 20 0 eicosanoic acid Gadoleic Acid 20 1 9-eicosenoic acid Arachidonic Acid (AA) 20 4 5,8,11,14-eicosatetraenoic acid EPA 20 5 5,8,11,14,17-eicosatetraenoic acid Behenic acid 22 0 docosanoic acid Erucic acid 22 1 13-docosenoic acid DHA 22 6 4,7,10,13,16,19-docosahexaenoic acid Lignoceric acid 24 0 tetracosanoic acid Table II.