TRIMYRISTIN

Trimyristin (CAS 555-45-3) is a natural compound isolated from Myristica fragrans Houtt. It has been used to prepare lipophilic and cationic lipophilic micro-trimyristin myristin, tri-(8CI). It is a triglyceride obtained by formal acylation of the three hydroxy groups of glycerol with myristic (tetradecanoic) acid. It has a purity of >99%, a molecular formula of C45H86O6 and a molecular weight of 723.18.

trimyristin

Chemical Name:

TRIMYRISTIN

CAS No:

555-45-3

Molecular Fomula:

C45H86O6

Formula Weight:

723.16

Chemical Uses

Description:

Trimyristin (CAS 555-45-3) is a natural compound isolated from Myristica fragrans Houtt, commonly known as nutmeg. This compound has been used in various scientific applications and is an important ingredient in many industrial products. 

Trimyristin is a triglyceride, an organic compound formed when three molecules of fatty acid are esterified to a glycerol backbone. In the case of trimyristin, the fatty acid is myristic acid (14 carbon atoms, also known as tetradecanoic acid). Trimyristin has a molecular formula of C45H86O6 and a molecular weight of 723.18, with a purity of >99%.

Chemical Properties:

White to yellowish powder

Uses:

Trimyristin has been used in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and food industries. In pharmaceuticals, it is used as a pharmaceutical excipient in producing tablets and capsules. In cosmetics, it is used as a thickening and emulsifying agent to improve the texture of creams and lotions, and as a mild emollient. In food, it is used as an emulsifier, lubricant, and anti-caking agent.

Chemical Properties

Chemical name:

TRIMYRISTIN

Cas No:

555-45-3

Molecular Formula:

C45H86O6

Formula Weight:

723.16

Apperance:

White to yellowish powder

Purity:

98%

Storage conditions:

Store at low temperature and avoid light.

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