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A17931 Squalane, 98%

CAS Number
111-01-3
Synonyms
2,6,10,15,19,23-Hexamethyltetracosane

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A17931-22 100g 41.00
A17931-36 500g 132.00
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Squalane, 98%

MDL
MFCD00008953
EINECS
203-825-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C30H62
Formula Weight
422.83
Melting point
-38°
Boiling Point
210-215°/1mm
Flash Point
218°(424°F)
Density
0.81
Refractive Index
1.4510
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Not miscible or difficult to mix in water.

Applications

Squalane influence on the vital pathway that transforms glucose into cholesterol may be pivotal. It regulates or controls the rate of synthesis of the enzyme HMG Co-A reductase, and may contribute to effective treatments for cancer and heart disease. It plays an important role as a terminator in the biomembrane.

Notes

Store away from oxidizing agents. Keep the container tightly closed and place it in a cool, dry and well ventilated condition.

Literature References

Kevin R. Wilson.; Jared D. Smith.; Sean H. Kessler.; and Jesse H. Kroll. The statistical evolution of multiple generations of oxidation products in the photochemical aging of chemically reduced organic aerosol.: Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.,2012,141468-1479.

Zih-Rou Huang.; Yin-Ku Lin and Jia-You Fang. Biological and Pharmacological Activities of Squalane and Related Compounds: Potential Uses in Cosmetic Dermatology.Molecules.;2009,14540-554.

Other References

Merck
14,8767
Beilstein
776019
Harmonized Tariff Code
2901.10
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
XB6070000

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