Product: Elaidic-1-13C Acid
Catalog Number: C3539
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Formula: 13CH3(CH2)7CHCH(CH2)7COOH
Enrichment: 99%13C
Molecular Weight: 283.47
Category: Fatty Acids 13C & 2H Alphabetical Listing
Literature References:

Alonso L, Fontecha J, Lozada L, Fraga MJ, Juárez M., Fatty acid composition of caprine milk: major, branched-chain, and trans fatty acids. J. Dairy Sci., 1999, 82 (5): 878–84.; Abbey M, Nestel PJ, Plasma cholesteryl ester transfer protein activity is increased when trans-elaidic acid is substituted for cis-oleic acid in the diet. Atherosclerosis, 1994, 106 (1): 99–107.

Description: A labeled major trans fat found in hydrogenated vegetable oils. Increases plasma CETP activity which lowers HDL cholesterol.