Accession Number : AD0618170

Title :   THE TETRAENOIC ACID OF TECOMA STANS SEED OIL,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF PURE CHEMISTRY

Personal Author(s) : Hopkins,C. Y. ; Chisholm,Mary J.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A fatty acid, isolated from the seed oil of Tecoma stans (L.) H.B.K., is shown to be the hitherto unknown octadecatrans-3,cis-9,cis-12,cis-15-tetraenoic acid. It constitutes about 19% of the total fatty acids. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VEGETABLE OILS, SEPARATION), (*FATTY ACIDS, MOLECULAR STRUCTURE), TREES, SEEDS, NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE, CHEMICAL BONDS, MOLECULAR ISOMERISM, CANADA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE