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Mesh term Fatty Acids

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Lipids

Description

Organic, monobasic acids derived from hydrocarbons by the equivalent of oxidation of a methyl group to an alcohol, aldehyde, and then acid. Fatty acids are saturated and unsaturated (FATTY ACIDS, UNSATURATED). (Grant and Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)


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Fatty Acids, Unsaturated
Fatty Acids, Volatile
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Lauric Acids
Mupirocin
Mycolic Acids
Mycophenolic Acid
Myristic Acids
Palmitic Acids
Prostanoic Acids
Sodium Morrhuate
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Thioctic Acid


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