palmitoleic acid


Also found in: Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

palmitoleic acid

[¦päl·məd·ō¦lē·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C16H30O2 An unsaturated fatty acid, found in marine animal oils; it is a clear liquid used as a standard in chromatography.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
These included Methyl laurate (25), methyl myristate (33) and myristic acid (34), methyl iso-pentadecanoate (37), methyl pentadecylate (40), isopropyl myristate (41), methyl palmitoleate (46), palmitoleic acid (49), methyl palmitate (47) and palmitic acid (51), methyl margarate (52), methyl linoleate (54), methyl oleate (55), Oleic acid (59), methyl elaidate (56), methyl stearate (58), methyl 9Z,12E-Octadecadienoate (60), methyl arachidonate (63), gondoic acid (64), methyl arachidate (65), methyl erucate (69), methyl behenate (70), and methyl lignocerate (75).
Palmitic acid level (16:0), palmitoleic acid (16:1 n7), eicosatrienoic acid (20:3, n-6) and stearic acid (18:0) levels were significantly higher in the R groups than the C group (p < 0.
Oleic (18:1n-9), palmitic (16:0), linolenic (LA, 18:2n-6), stearic (18:0) and palmitoleic acids (16:1n-7), in decreasing order, were the most abundant fatty acids detected.
Female gonads contained higher levels of palmitic acid (16:0), myristic acid (14:0), palmitoleic acid (16:1 n-7), oleic acid (18:1 n-7), and vaccenic acid (18:1 n-9).
Subjects were randomly assigned to receive either an omega-7 supplement providing 220 mg palmitoleic acid or a placebo.
This acid is rapidly denaturated and converted to oleic acid by the organism after its ingestion (Bressan, Prado, Perez, Lemos, & Bonagurio, 2001), like palmitic acid, transformed into palmitoleic acid (C16:1c9) with concentration of 1.
There was a significant decreasing trend for TG, palmitic acid, palmitoleic acid, oleic acid, LA, ALA, AA, and DHA with increasing PFOS levels.
Elevated levels of palmitoleic acid in the blood have been linked to obesity and higher risk for Inflammation, insulin resistance, impaired glucose tolerance, metabolic syndrome, type-2 diabetes, heart disease, and prostate cancer.
gracillis was particularly high in palmitic acid and palmitoleic acid levels.