Agent Name

Palmitoyl glycerol

CAS Number

542-44-9

Formula

C19-H38-O4

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1-Monopalmitoylglycerol; 1-Palmitoylglycerol; Glycerol 1-monopalmitate; Glycerol 1-palmitate; Glycerol 3-palmitate; Glyceryl palmitate; Palmitic acid alpha-monoglyceride; alpha-Monopalmitin; (1)-2,3-Dihydroxypropyl palmitate; 2,3-Dihydroxypropyl palmitate; Hexadecanoic acid, 2,3-dihydroxypropyl ester; Palmitin, 1-mono- (8CI); [ChemIDplus] Monopalmitin; [Chemical Book]

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"A biomarker of metabolic responses to hepatotoxicants and carcinogens." [Chemical Book]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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