1. Metabolic Enzyme/Protease
    Anti-infection
  2. Endogenous Metabolite
    Bacterial

Lauric acid 

Cat. No.: HY-Y0366
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Lauric acid is a middle chain-free fatty acid with strong bactericidal properties. The EC50s for P. acnes, S.aureus, S. epidermidis, are 2, 6, 4 μg/mL, respectively.

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Lauric acid Chemical Structure

Lauric acid Chemical Structure

CAS No. : 143-07-7

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Description

Lauric acid is a middle chain-free fatty acid with strong bactericidal properties. The EC50s for P. acnes, S.aureus, S. epidermidis, are 2, 6, 4 μg/mL, respectively.

IC50 & Target

EC50: 2 μg/mL (P. acnes), 6 μg/mL (S.aureus), 6 μg/mL (S. epidermidis)[1].

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Solvent & Solubility
In Vitro: 

10 mM in DMSO

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Concentration Solvent Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
1 mM 4.9920 mL 24.9601 mL 49.9201 mL
5 mM 0.9984 mL 4.9920 mL 9.9840 mL
10 mM 0.4992 mL 2.4960 mL 4.9920 mL
*Please refer to the solubility information to select the appropriate solvent.
References
Molecular Weight

200.32

Formula

C₁₂H₂₄O₂

CAS No.

143-07-7

SMILES

CCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O

Storage

Please store the product under the recommended conditions in the Certificate of Analysis.

Shipping

Room temperature in continental US; may vary elsewhere

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