hexanoic acid

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a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats or made synthetically

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The kiwifruit wines scored particularly high on the fruity attribute, which coincided with high content of aroma compounds (e.g., isobutyl acetate, ethyl caproate, ethyl caprylate, and ethyl benzoate).
In February 2011, the FDA-approved formulation of 17P (Makena[R], hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection (AMAG Pharmaceuticals), available for the prevention of PTB in women with singleton pregnancies who had previously delivered preterm.
In 2012 there were crop reduction-related increases in 1-hexanol, ethyl caprylate, ethyl caproate, 2-phenethyl acetate, isoamyl acetate, ethyl acetate and benzaldehyde, while reductions also occurred in diethyl acetal and diethyl succinate.
Lipase activity was tested against various synthetic substrates consisting of fatty-acyl esters of p-nitrophenyl such as acetate (C2), butyrate (C4), caproate (C6), caprate (C10), palmitate (C16) and stearate (C18).
A meta analysis5 found 17 alpha hydroxy progesterone caproate, a natural metabolite of progesterone showed, in composite, a significant reduction in rate of preterm delivery.
1997a) show maximum activity towards p-NP butyrate, good activity towards p-NP caproate (C6 acyl group) and p-NP caprylate (C8 acyl group) and poor activity towards p-NP esters composed of long carbon chain fatty acids (C12 - C18).
Louis-based KV Pharmaceutical, is the only version of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate, or "17P," FDA-approved to treat women at high risk of premature delivery.
Among the products recalled by NECC is hydroxyprogesterone caproate, or I7P, which is a compounded version of Makena.
An uprising over this price gouging forced the FDA to back down and state it "does not intend to take enforcement action against pharmacies that compound hydroxyprogesterone caproate."
Bowing to public pressure and following an unusual intervention by the Food and Drug Administration, KV Pharmaceuticals announced it has cut the list price of its new preterm birth prevention drug Makena (hydroxyprogesterone caproate) by 54%--from $1,500 to $690 per injection--effective immediately.
She had had two abortions during the last two years and was receiving hydroxyprogesterone caproate treatment.
All participants received weekly intramuscular 17alpha-hydroxyprogesterone caproate (250 mg).
We have also reported reactive blends of PLA/PBS using lysine triisocyanate (LTI, 2 isocyanate ethyl 2,6 diisocyanate caproate) (19), and that study was extended to include the PLA/PCL blend for preliminary results [8, 9].
Lipase activity was measured using 4-[rho]-nitrophenol caproate (4NPC) (SigmaN-0502) as the substrate.