Product: Linolenic acid-13C18
Catalog Number: C703
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Formula: 13CH313(CH213CH13CH)313(CH2)713COOH
Enrichment: >98%13C
C Chain: C18:3
Double Bonds: 9 cis, 12 cis, 15 cis
Molecular Weight: 296.42
Category: Unsaturated Fatty Acids 13C & 2H
Literature References:

Ruthig DJ & Meckling-Gill KA., Both (n-3) and (n-6) fatty acids stimulate wound healing in the rat intestinal epithelial cell line, IEC-6. Journal of Nutrition, 1999, Oct., 129 (10): 1791–8.; Kinsella, John E.; Lokesh, Belur; Stone, Richard A., Dietary n-3 polyunsatruated fatty acids and amelioration of cardiovascular disease: possible mechanisms. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 1990, 52 (1): 1–28.

Applications: A labeled essential fatty acid. Used in making quick-drying oils. Also used as a surfactant. Increased use in cosmetics for it's anti-inflammatory, acne reductive, and moisture retentive properties. May promote overeating and damaging the arcuate nucleus in the hypothalamus.