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Substance Name: Palmitoylcarnitine
RN: 1935-18-8
UNII: U8K6DKA8V2
InChIKey: XOMRRQXKHMYMOC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Note

  • A long-chain fatty acid ester of carnitine which facilitates the transfer of long-chain fatty acids from cytoplasm into mitochondria during the oxidation of fatty acids.

Molecular Formula

  • C23-H45-N-O4

Molecular Weight

  • 399.612
 

Classification Codes

  • Growth Substances
  • Micronutrients
  • Vitamin B Complex
  • Vitamins
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Palmitoylcarnitine

MeSH Heading

  • Palmitoylcarnitine

Synonyms

  • Palmitylcarnitine
  • UNII-U8K6DKA8V2

Systematic Name

  • 1-Propanaminium, 3-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-2-((1-oxohexadecyl)oxy)-, inner salt

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 1935-18-8

FDA UNII

  • U8K6DKA8V2

System Generated Number

  • 0001935188

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C23H45NO4/c1-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-23(27)28-21(19-22(25)26)20-24(2,3)4/h21H,5-20H2,1-4H3

InChIKey

XOMRRQXKHMYMOC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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O([C@@H](C[N+](C)(C)C)CC(=O)[O-])C(CCCCCCCCCCCCCCC)=O