12-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid

12-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid

12-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid
Identifiers
CAS number 54397-83-0
PubChem 5283155
ChemSpider 4446279 YesY
ChEBI CHEBI:34146 YesY
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Properties
Molecular formula C20H32O3
Molar mass 320.47 g mol−1
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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12-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid (12-HETE) is an eicosanoid. It is a metabolite of arachidonic acid produced by the action of the enzyme arachidonate 12-lipoxygenase. 12-HETE is a highly selective ligand used to label mu opioid receptors.[1]

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