Record Information
public_id FDB002890
Chemical Information
name Tetradecanoic acid
description Occurs widely in vegetable glycerides. Major component of the lipids of nutmeg (Myristica moschata). Defoaming agent, lubricant used in food processing Myristic acid, also called tetradecanoic acid, is a common saturated fatty acid with the molecular formula CH3(CH2)12COOH. Besides nutmeg, myristic acid is also found in palm kernel oil, coconut oil, butter fat and is a minor component of many other animal fats. (Wikipedia)
cas_number 544-63-8
created_at 2010-04-08 22:05:34
updated_at 2011-11-24 16:42:51
moldb_smiles CCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
moldb_formula C14H28O2
moldb_average_mass 228.3709
moldb_inchi InChI=1S/C14H28O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14(15)16/h2-13H2,1H3,(H,15,16)
moldb_mono_mass 228.208930140
moldb_iupac tetradecanoic acid
Structure Thumb
Synonym Source
1-Tridecanecarboxylate biospider
1-Tridecanecarboxylic acid biospider
Crodacid biospider
Myristate biospider
N-Tetradecan-1-oate biospider
N-Tetradecan-1-oic acid biospider
N-Tetradecanoate biospider
N-Tetradecanoic acid biospider
N-Tetradecoic acid biospider
Tetradecanoate biospider
Tetradecoic acid biospider
FEMA 2764 db_source
Myristic acid, 8CI db_source