Palmitoleic Acid Description

Posted: February 3, 2015 in Herb Extracts

Formal Name      (9Z)-​hexadecenoic acid

CAS Number       373-49-9

Molecular Formula     C16H30O2

Formula Weight   254.4

Formulation      A neat oil

Palmitoleic acid is an ω-7 monounsaturated blubbery acid that is a accepted basic of the triglycerides of beastly adipose tissue. It is begin mainly in beastly fats, decidedly in angle and abyssal mammals, and is aswell present in the seeds of plants of the Proteaceae family. In adverse to a diet accomplished with oleic acid, palmitoleic acid-based diets accession low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol and lower high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol abundant like that of a saturated blubbery acid, even if comestible assimilation of cholesterol is maintained at a low level.



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