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Chemical Palmitoylcarnitine

Name Palmitoylcarnitine
CAS Type 1 Name 1-Propanaminium, 3-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-2-((1-oxohexadecyl)oxy)-, inner salt
Equivalent Terms Hexadecanoylcarnitine | Palmitylcarnitine
CAS Registry Number 1935-18-8
Definition A long-chain fatty acid ester of carnitine which facilitates the transfer of long-chain fatty acids from cytoplasm into mitochondria during the oxidation of fatty acids.
Structure Palmitoylcarnitine
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MeSH® ID D010172
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ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Amines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Quaternary Ammonium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Trimethyl Ammonium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Carnitine Has associated genes Has associated diseases Palmitoylcarnitine Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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  2-bromopalmitoylcarnitine
  hemipalmitoylcarnitinium
  palmitoylcarnitine isopropyl ester