Butter and coconut oil are both high in two saturated fats: myristic acid
and lauric acid.
Here are the four major types of saturated fats in our diet, according to the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee: (1) Palmitic and (2) myristic acids
At first glance, palmitic acid (found in palm oil, butter, and eggs) and myristic acid
(found in cheese, milk, butter, and beef) fit the bad-guy profile.
control Fatty acid Content (nmol/g tissue) % SAFA Myristic acid
28) Myristic acid
from coconuts has been demonstrated to have a protective effect on the kidneys, reducing the necrosis in kidneys under stress.
Name Nomenclature Alto Alegre C14:0 myristic acid
1,05 [+ or -] 0,03 (a) C14:1 miristoleic acid 0,45 [+ or -] 0,01 (c) C15:0 pentadecyclic acid 0,19 [+ or -] 0,01 (b) C15:1 6-pentadecenoic acid Nd C16:0 palmitic acid 20,48 [+ or -] 0,01 (a) C16:1[omega]7 palmitoleic acid 2,94 [+ or -] 0,21 (a) C17:0 margaric acid 0,36 [+ or -] 0,03 (a) C17:1 cis-10-Heptadecenic acid Nd C18:0 stearic acid 9,60 [+ or -] 0,17 (a) C18:1[omega]9c cis-oleic acid 26.
To check the reproducibility of the ionization efficiency in the plasma precipitate, we performed 5 repeated GC/MS injections of the same plasma precipitate supplemented to a final concentration of 3 g/L myristic acid
The researchers identified the three fatty acids, myristic acid
, palmitic acid and palmitoleic acid, for their roles in the snakes' healthy heart growths after a meal.
Lauric acid, myristic acid
, stearic acid and palmitic acid were purchased from Merck, Schuchardt, Germany.
The increase in SFA was mainly the result of myristic acid
(14:0), with a percentage that was more than 3 times higher in P.
5 4 4 4 >16 >16 Vancomicin 1 2 1 1 1 2 Caprylic acit (C8) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 Capric acid (10) 800 800 800 800 800 800 Lauric acid (13) 400 400 400 400 400 400 Myristic acid
(14) 1600 >1600 800 1600 >1600 >1600 Palmitic acit (16) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 Stearic acit (18) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 MSSA = Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus MRSA = Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Impact of myristic acid
versus palmitic acid on serum lipid and lipoprotein levels in healthy women and men.
FAT FOUR The four fats found in your food Saturated: Made of triglycerides, some common examples of saturated fatty acids are butyric acid (butter), lauric acid (breast milk, coconut oil, palm oil and cocoa butter), myristic acid
(cow milk and dairy products), palmitic acid (meat) and stearic acid (also in meat).
, pentadecanoic acid, palmitic acid, and squalene) are preferably recoverd by headspace SBSE.
Traces of cocaine and myristic acid
, derived from cannabis, were found on the 24 clay pipes tested by Dr Francis Thackeray of the Transvaal Museum in Pretoria, South Africa.
Other fragments showed signs of myristic acid
, a hallucinogen derived from plants such as nutmeg, and cannabis, as well as tobacco and camphor.