myristic acid

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myristic acid

[mə′ris·tik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)12COOH Oily white crystals melting at 58°C; soluble in ether and alcohol, insoluble in water; used to synthesize flavor and perfume esters, and in soaps and cosmetics.
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Fatty acid composition of experimental diets (g/100 g fat) Fatty acids (2) T (1) O1 (1) O2 (1) Myristate (C14:0) 1.
In the case of isopropyl myristate and oleic acid, the cross section which the molecule presents is comparable with the dimensions measured by oPs, however, the length dimensions are significantly greater than the measured cavity dimensions which indicates that the diffusion process must be rather like a snake entering a tube.
Isopropyl myristate is "a harmless surfactant found in products like soaps that we use on kids all the time," Dr.
The researchers heated a solution of sodium myristate and slowly cooled it.
Therefore, we studied the effect of NJJ on DNFB-induced AD-like lesional skin of NC/Nga mice, phorbol myristate acetate and calcium ionophore A23187 (PMACI)-activated human mast cell line (HMC-1) cells, and anti-CD3 and anti-CD28-stimulated splenocytes.
In their recent paper, Anderson & Beaven (2005) described a chemoluminescence method measuring the oxidative burst in lobsters after activation with Phorbol myristate acetate (PMA).
The three-armed, placebo-controlled trial randomized 502 patients to either an active ointment of 10% or 15% concentration, or the vehicle, which contains isopropyl myristate.
Cell culture tumor promotion experiments with saccharin, phorbol myristate acetate and several common food materials.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fatty Esters in US$ Million by the following product segments: Glyceryl Monostearate (GMS), Medium Chain Triglyceride Oil (MCT Oil), Isopropyl Palmitate and Isopropyl Myristate (IPP and IPM), and Other Fatty Esters (Glycol Esters, Polyol Esters, Sorbitan Esters and Sucrose Esters).
At issue in the alleged sham patent infringement suit is an ingredient in branded AndroGel, called isopropyl myristate or IPM.
Only phorbol myristate acetate (PMA), of all the stimuli tested, produced a strong ROS response, which was characterized primarily by the generation of a ~20-fold increase in HOCl.
The specific product segments analyzed are Glyceryl Monostearate (GMS), Medium Chain Triglyceride Oil (MCT Oil), and Isopropyl Palmitate and Isopropyl Myristate (IPP and IPM).