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Compound Summary for: CID 11005

Myristic Acid

Also known as: Tetradecanoic acid; 544-63-8; n-Tetradecanoic acid; n-Tetradecoic acid; Crodacid; Myristate; n-Tetradecan-1-oic acid
Molecular Formula: C14H28O2   Molecular Weight: 228.37092   InChIKey: TUNFSRHWOTWDNC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
A saturated 14-carbon fatty acid occurring in most animal and vegetable fats, particularly butterfat and coconut, palm, and nutmeg oils. It is used to synthesize flavor and as an ingredient in soaps and cosmetics. (From Dorland, 28th ed)   From: MeSH
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