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Substance Name: 2-Hydroxy-9-cis-octadecenoic acid
RN: 56472-29-8


  • Antihypertensive agent; a synthetic derivative of oleic acid.
  • Designed to modify the lipid organization of the membrane.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • 2-Hydroxy-9-cis-octadecenoic acid


  • 2-Hydroxy-9-cis-octadecenoic acid
  • 2-Hydroxyoleic acid
  • alpha-Hydroxyoleic acid
  • cis-2-Hydroxy9-octadecenoic acid
  • Minerval

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 56472-29-8

System Generated Number

  • 0056472298