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Compound Summary for: CID 445639

Oleic Acid

Also known as: cis-9-Octadecenoic acid; cis-Oleic acid; Elaidoic acid; Metaupon; Oelsauere; Glycon wo; Wecoline OO; Glycon RO
Molecular Formula: C18H34O2   Molecular Weight: 282.46136   InChIKey: ZQPPMHVWECSIRJ-KTKRTIGZSA-N
An unsaturated fatty acid that is the most widely distributed and abundant fatty acid in nature. It is used commercially in the preparation of oleates and lotions, and as a pharmaceutical solvent. (Stedman, 26th ed)   From: MeSH
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