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Substance Name: Mycolic acid
RN: 37281-34-8


  • Long fatty acids found in the CELL WALLS of some ACTINOBACTERIA, including MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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MeSH Heading

  • Mycolic Acids


  • Mycolic acids

Systematic Name

  • Mycolic acid

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 37281-34-8

System Generated Number

  • 0037281348