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Linoleic Acid

A doubly unsaturated fatty acid, occurring widely in plant glycosides. It is an essential fatty acid in mammalian nutrition and is used in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins and cell membranes. (From Stedman, 26th ed)

Year introduced: 1998

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Tree Number(s): D10.251.355.310.515.500, D10.251.355.343.500.500

MeSH Unique ID: D019787

Registry Number: 9KJL21T0QJ

Entry Terms:

  • 9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
  • 9,12 Octadecadienoic Acid
  • Acid, 9,12-Octadecadienoic
  • Linoleate
  • Linoleic Acid, (Z,E)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer
  • cis,cis-9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
  • Linolelaidic Acid
  • trans,trans-9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
  • Linoleic Acid, (E,E)-Isomer
  • 9-trans,12-trans-Octadecadienoic Acid
  • 9 trans,12 trans Octadecadienoic Acid
  • Linoelaidic Acid
  • Linoleic Acid, Ammonium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, Calcium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, Potassium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (E,E)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
  • Linoelaidic Acid, (E,Z)-Isomer
  • Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer, 14C-Labeled

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