methyl palmitate

methyl palmitate

[′meth·əl ′pal·mə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)14COOCH3 A colorless liquid with a boiling point of 211.5°C; soluble in alcohol and ether; used in the manufacture of detergents, resins, plasticizers, lubricants, and animal feed.
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Methyl palmitate - a fatty acid preferred for use in biodiesel engines, and methyl linolenate were the major components in the extracted lipid, with no significant difference in methyl palmitate concentration of electrolyzed and untreated samples.
Chromatogram obtained after the injection of 1.0 [micro]L of the transesterification reaction diluted in heptane (1:1000) using Nb[Cl.sub.5] as a catalyst containing methyl palmitate, (1), methyl stearate (2), methyl oleate (3), methyl linoleate (4) and methyl linolenate (5).
Biodiesel from the most common feedstocks is primarily comprised of five FAMEs: methyl palmitate (16:0), methyl stearate (18:0), methyl oleate (18:1), methyl linoleate (18:2), and methyl linolenate (18:3).
Gas Chromatography analysis showed high percentages of Methyl Stearate, Methyl linoleate, Methyl Palmitate and Methyloleate.
It was noted that manool, E- nerolidol, germacrene D, benzyl benzoate, palmitic acid, methyl palmitate d-cadinene and anthranilic acid, were found as the major components in essential oil.
Objective: To determine the effects of methyl palmitate on murine model of chronic asthma.
Reference standard, supelco 10 and 30 (mix of 20% of methyl stearate, methyl palmitate, metyl linoleate, methyl linoleic, methyl oleate, methyl capric, methyl caprilic, methyl myristate and Methyl Laurate) was purchased from Sigma Aldrich Sdn Bhd for GC analysis.
To estimate the solubility parameters of the methyl esters, a mixture model with the five major components of methyl esters (methyl palmitate, methyl stearate, methyl oleate, methyl linoleate, and methyl linolenate) was created by using Amorphous Cell.
From the components of the transesterified plant oils methyl palmitate is the most effective ester in achieving reduction of hydrocarbons and particulates in exhaust emissions.
Elimination of the concentration dependence in mass isotopomer abundance mass spectrometry of methyl palmitate using metastable atom bombardment.
Some of the fats filtered out, such as methyl palmitate and methyl stearate, tend to have the best combustion properties, however.
###Hexadecanoic acid ME (methyl palmitate) (47)###1.31###4.89###7.22###2.71###50.15###40.79###1926###1928###24