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Q: Melting point of Docosapentaenoic acid ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: Melting point of Docosapentaenoic acid
Category: Science > Chemistry
Asked by: epiding-ga
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Posted: 09 Feb 2006 22:11 PST
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Question ID: 443985
What are the molecular melting points for the fatty acid 
'Docosapentaenoic acid' and 'Conjugated Linoleic Acid'? 

(in degrees Celcius; answer must require a *reliable* and *citable* reference)
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Subject: Re: Melting point of Docosapentaenoic acid
From: knickers-ga on 17 Feb 2006 05:38 PST
Docosapentaenoic acid = Melting point = <-78C, Boiling point 236C, Density = 0.9356

Conjugated Linoleic Acid i.e. Alpha Linoleic Acid = Melting point -5C,
Boiling point 229-230C, Density = 0.9025

Source = CRC handbook of chemistry and physics. Hope that helps.

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