CHEBI:15756 - hexadecanoic acid

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ChEBI Name hexadecanoic acid
ChEBI ID CHEBI:15756
Definition A straight-chain, sixteen-carbon, saturated long-chain fatty acid.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:24542, CHEBI:35978, CHEBI:24540, CHEBI:24550, CHEBI:44952, CHEBI:233028, CHEBI:14730, CHEBI:24541, CHEBI:29889
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Formula C16H32O2
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 256.42410
Monoisotopic Mass 256.240
InChI InChI=1S/C16H32O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16(17)18/h2-15H2,1H3,(H,17,18)
InChIKey IPCSVZSSVZVIGE-UHFFFAOYSA-N
SMILES CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(O)=O
Metabolite of Species Details
Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (NCBI:3055) See: PubMed
Daphnia magna (NCBI:35525) See: Mixtures of similarly acting compounds in Daphnia magna: From gene to metabolite and beyondTine Vandenbrouck, Oliver A.H. Jones, Nathalie Dom, Julian L. Griffin, Wim De CoenEnvironment International 36 (2010) 254-268
Centella asiatica (NCBI:48106) See: MetaboLights Study
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted acid
A molecular entity capable of donating a hydron to an acceptor (Bronsted base).
(via oxoacid )
Biological Role(s): Daphnia magna metabolite
A Daphnia metabolite produced by the species Daphnia magna.
algal metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in algae including unicellular organisms like chlorella and diatoms to multicellular organisms like giant kelps and brown algae.
EC 1.1.1.189 (prostaglandin-E2 9-reductase) inhibitor
An EC 1.1.1.* (oxidoreductase acting on donor CH-OH group, NAD+ or NADP+ acceptor) inhibitor that interferes with the action of prostaglandin-E2 9-reductase (EC 1.1.1.189).
plant metabolite
Any eukaryotic metabolite produced during a metabolic reaction in plants, the kingdom that include flowering plants, conifers and other gymnosperms.
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Outgoing hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) has role Daphnia magna metabolite (CHEBI:83056)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) has role algal metabolite (CHEBI:84735)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) has role EC 1.1.1.189 (prostaglandin-E2 9-reductase) inhibitor (CHEBI:77119)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) has role plant metabolite (CHEBI:76924)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) is a long-chain fatty acid (CHEBI:15904)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) is a straight-chain saturated fatty acid (CHEBI:39418)
hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756) is conjugate acid of hexadecanoate (CHEBI:7896)
Incoming α-D-Gal-(1→4)-β-D-Gal-(1→4)-β-D-Glc-(1↔1')-Cer(d18:1/16:0) (CHEBI:84687) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
α-Neu5Ac-(2→3)-β-D-Gal-(1→4)-β-D-Glc-(1↔1')-Cer(d18:1/16:0) (CHEBI:84674) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-D-Gal-(1→3)-β-D-GalNAc-(1→4)-[α-Neu5Ac-(2→3)]-β-D-Gal-(1→4)-β-D-Glc-(1↔1')-Cer(d18:1/16:0) (CHEBI:84670) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-D-galactosyl-(1→4)-β-D-glucosyl-(1↔1)-N-hexadecanoylsphingosine (CHEBI:84758) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-D-galactosyl-(1↔1ʼ)-N-hexadecanoylsphinganine (CHEBI:84783) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-D-glucosyl-(1↔1ʼ)-N-hexadecanoylsphinganine (CHEBI:84782) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-D-glucosyl-N-hexadecanoylsphingosine (CHEBI:84716) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
β-GalNAc-(1→4)-[α-Neu5Ac-(2→8)-α-Neu5Ac-(2→8)-α-Neu5Ac-(2→3)]-β-Gal-(1→4)-β-Glc-(1→1')-Cer(d18:1/16:0) (CHEBI:84653) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
(15R)-15-hydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:78998) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
(2S)-2-hydroxyphytanate (CHEBI:58398) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
(2S)-2-hydroxyphytanic acid (CHEBI:18164) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,1ʼ,2-trilinoleoyl-2ʼ-palmitoyl cardiolipin (CHEBI:84400) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1D-myo-inositol-3,4,5-trisphosphate) (CHEBI:84244) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1D-myo-inositol-3,4-bisphosphate) (CHEBI:84247) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1D-myo-inositol-4,5-bisphosphate) (CHEBI:84251) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1D-myo-inositol-4-phosphate) (CHEBI:84263) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:72999) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:73127) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoserine (CHEBI:84523) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dioleoyl-3-palmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:75848) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoyl-3-palmitoleoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:85427) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1ʼD-myo-inositol-3ʼ,5ʼ-bisphosphate) (CHEBI:82954) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1ʼD-myo-inositol-3ʼ-phosphate) (CHEBI:82963) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1D-myo-inositol-5-phosphate) (CHEBI:85521) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanol (CHEBI:85431) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoylglycero-3-phospho-(1ʼ-D-myo-inositol-3ʼ-phosphate) (CHEBI:82948) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,2-dipalmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:78090) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,3-dioleoyl-2-palmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:75846) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,3-dipalmitoyl-2-oleoylglycerol (CHEBI:75688) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-(1Z-hexadecenyl)-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:133672) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-(1Z-octadecenyl)-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84826) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-(1Z-octadecenyl)-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:90482) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-(1Z-octadecenyl)-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(N-hexadecanoyl)ethanolamine (CHEBI:138094) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-O-(alk-1-enyl)-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75289) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-O-octadecyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75290) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-O-palmitoyl-N-acetylsphingosine (CHEBI:76077) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(10Z,13Z,16Z)-docosatrienoyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-1D-myo-inositol (CHEBI:89248) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(11Z)-octadecenoyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:86346) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(13Z,16Z)-docosadienoyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-1D-myo-inositol (CHEBI:89246) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(1Z,11Z)-octadecadienyl]-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85019) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z)-docosahexaenoyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86182) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(9Z)-octadecenyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84825) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-[(9Z,12Z)-octadecadienoyl]-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86099) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-acyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphate (CHEBI:64869) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-acyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75279) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-acyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1ʼ-sn-glycerol) (CHEBI:75645) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-acyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine zwitterion (CHEBI:75265) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-arachidonoyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77694) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-docosanoyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86164) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-heptadecanoyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphate (CHEBI:85386) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(11Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:84833) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(13Z-docosenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:73875) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(4E,7E,10E,13E,16E,19E-docosahexaenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84797) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z-docosahexaenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:74963) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z-docosahexaenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:79097) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z-docosahexaenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoserine (CHEBI:79103) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z-docosapentaenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84795) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z-icosatetraenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:73117) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(7-oxoheptanoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:134601) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(7Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:84835) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(8Z,11Z,14Z-icosatrienoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:133655) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9,10-epoxyoctadecanoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:131661) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9-oxononanoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:61042) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9Z,12Z-octadecadienoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:73121) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:73124) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-(9Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:73001) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(11Z)-octadec-9-enoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1'-sn-glycerol) (CHEBI:44946) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(11Z,14Z,17Z)-icosatrienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:137411) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(13Z)-docosenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86174) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(15Z)-tetracosenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86197) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(5S,6E,8Z,11Z,14Z)-5-hydroxyicosatetraenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:131655) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(5Z,8Z,10E,12S,14Z)-12-hydroxyicosatetraenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:131654) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(5Z,8Z,11Z)-icosatrienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86119) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(5Z,8Z,11Z,14Z,17Z)-icosapentaenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86137) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(5Z,9Z)-hexacosadienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86418) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(6Z,9Z,12Z,15Z)-octadecatetraenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86101) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z)-docosatetraenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84573) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z)-docosapentaenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84796) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-[(8Z,11Z,14Z)-eicosatrienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86121) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-docosanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86168) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-docosanoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:87234) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-hexadecyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:134603) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-icosanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:134078) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-octadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:73000) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-octadecanoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:86975) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-icosanoyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:134227) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-methyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:131668) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-monopalmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:69081) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-myristoyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:84385) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-oleoyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-L-serine (CHEBI:75106) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-oleoyl-2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:82839) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-oleoyl-2-palmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:76065) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-oleoyl-3-palmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:75869) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(11Z,14Z-eicosadienoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84574) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(11Z,14Z-eicosadienoyl)-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:84401) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(11Z-eicosenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84575) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(11Z-octadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:85037) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z-docosatetraenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:84549) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z-docosatetraenoyl)-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:84405) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(8-epi-prostaglandin F)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77328) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(8Z,11Z,14Z-eicosatrienoyl)-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:84402) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-(9Z-heptadecenoyl)-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84577) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-[(10E)-9-hydroperoxyoctadecenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77753) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-[(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z)-docosahexaenoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphate (CHEBI:83785) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-[(4Z,7Z,10Z,13Z,16Z,19Z)-docosahexaenoyl]-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:82949) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-[(6Z,9Z,12Z)-octadecatrienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84786) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-[(9Z,12Z,15Z)-octadecatrienoyl]-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:84789) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-acetyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75219) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-acyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77369) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1'-sn-glycerol) (CHEBI:84526) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:73003) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77096) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-butanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77832) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-capryloyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75302) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-icosanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:82943) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-lauroyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:75018) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:82927) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl-3-stearoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77623) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoglycerol (CHEBI:34080) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-oleoylglycerol (CHEBI:75585) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-palmitoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:74000) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-palmitoleoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:84394) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-propionyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77831) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-stearoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoserine (CHEBI:84520) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-2-valeroyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:77833) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-3-linoleoylglycerol (CHEBI:133640) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-3-stearoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77624) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phospho-(1ʼ-sn-glycerol) (CHEBI:75376) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoglycerol (CHEBI:85407) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmityl-2-acetyl-3-lauroyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77681) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-palmityl-2-acetyl-3-palmitoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77680) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-tetradecanoyl-2,3-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:108517) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-tetradecyl-2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:86223) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
10-PAHSA (CHEBI:84460) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
11-PAHSA (CHEBI:84464) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
12-PAHSA (CHEBI:84468) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
13-PAHSA (CHEBI:84469) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
14-hydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:83937) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
14-methylhexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:84874) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
15-hydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:83935) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
16-oxohexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:134195) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2,3-dipalmitoyl-α,α-trehalose (CHEBI:84042) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2,3-dipalmitoyl-S-glycerylcysteine (CHEBI:61842) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2,3-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77394) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-O-palmitoyl-α,α-trehalose (CHEBI:84041) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-bromohexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:133152) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:131743) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-hydroxy-3-methylhexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:49175) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-methoxyhexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:34295) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-methylhexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:85057) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-oxopalmitic acid (CHEBI:86988) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-oxophytanate (CHEBI:58400) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-palmitoyl-3-oleoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:75870) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-palmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:76078) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-palmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:75455) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
2-palmitoyloxypalmityl palmitate (CHEBI:75608) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
3,16-dihydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:63900) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
3,4-dihydroxy-4-methylhexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:68513) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
3-hydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:37248) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
3-oxopalmitic acid (CHEBI:37251) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
5-PAHSA (CHEBI:84457) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
7-PAHSA (CHEBI:84479) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
8-PAHSA (CHEBI:84486) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
9-PAHSA (CHEBI:84425) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N,1-dipalmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85806) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N,1-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85808) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-(hexadecanoyl)-β-D-galactosylsphingosine (CHEBI:83259) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-(hexadecanoyl)hexadecasphingosine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:133171) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-butyryl-1-palmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85799) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-caproyl-1-palmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85798) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-capryl-1-palmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85796) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-capryloyl-1-palmitoyl-2-linoleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85797) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoyl-1,2-dihexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:136672) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoyl-14-methylhexadecasphingosine (CHEBI:131541) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoyl-15-methylhexadecasphingosine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:116963) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85657) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylglycine (CHEBI:39540) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylphosphatidylethanolamine (CHEBI:78929) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylphytosphingosine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:78650) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylphytosphingosine-1-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:82737) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphingadienine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:136280) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphinganine (CHEBI:67042) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphinganine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:78647) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphinganine-1-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:82732) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphingosine (CHEBI:72959) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphingosine 1-phosphate (CHEBI:73145) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoylsphingosine-1-phosphocholine (CHEBI:78646) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-hexadecanoyltaurine (CHEBI:132477) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-palmitoyl dopamine (CHEBI:134058) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-palmitoyl-1,2-dioleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:78940) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-palmitoyl-1-oleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine (CHEBI:85654) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-palmitoylhexadecasphinganine (CHEBI:82810) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
N-palmitoylserotonin (CHEBI:134059) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
O-palmitoyl-L-carnitine (CHEBI:17490) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
O-palmitoylcarnitine (CHEBI:73067) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
S-hexadecanoyl-4ʼ-phosphopantetheine (CHEBI:132320) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
ascorbyl dipalmitate (CHEBI:85080) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
CDP-1-palmitoyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:85830) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
CDP-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycerol (CHEBI:77358) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
cholesteryl palmitate (CHEBI:3663) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
dipalmitoyl phosphatidylglycerol (CHEBI:60724) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
glycosyl-N-hexadecanoylsphinganine (CHEBI:133685) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanamide (CHEBI:74475) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanoate ester (CHEBI:25835) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanoyl phosphate (CHEBI:139108) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanoyl-AMP (CHEBI:84414) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanoylcholine (CHEBI:133677) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hydroxypalmitic acid (CHEBI:72726) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
isopropyl palmitate (CHEBI:84262) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
juniperic acid (CHEBI:55328) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
kansuiphorin A (CHEBI:66138) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
kansuiphorin B (CHEBI:66139) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
klymollin G (CHEBI:68957) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
lysophosphatidylcholine (16:1/0:0) (CHEBI:134604) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
monoacylglycerol 16:0 (CHEBI:87251) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
palmitoyl bioconjugate (CHEBI:76194) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
palmitoyl ethanolamide (CHEBI:71464) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
palmitoyl-CoA (CHEBI:15525) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
phytanate (CHEBI:37257) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
phytanic acid (CHEBI:16285) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
PIM2 (CHEBI:68562) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
sitoindoside I (CHEBI:67595) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
tetrahexadecanoyl cardiolipin (CHEBI:104586) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
tripalmitin (CHEBI:77393) has functional parent hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1,3-dipalmitoylglycerol (CHEBI:77619) is a hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
1-hexadecanoyl-2-methyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine (CHEBI:131689) is a hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
hexadecanoate (CHEBI:7896) is conjugate base of hexadecanoic acid (CHEBI:15756)
IUPAC Name
hexadecanoic acid
Synonyms Sources
1-hexyldecanoic acid HMDB
1-Pentadecanecarboxylic acid ChemIDplus
16:00 ChEBI
C16 ChEBI
C16 fatty acid HMDB
C16:0 LIPID MAPS
cetylic acid KEGG COMPOUND
CH3‒[CH2]14‒COOH IUPAC
Hexadecanoate KEGG COMPOUND
hexadecoic acid ChEBI
Hexadecylic acid KEGG COMPOUND
Hexadecylic acid HMDB
Hexaectylic acid HMDB
n-hexadecanoic acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
n-hexadecoic acid NIST Chemistry WebBook
Palmitate KEGG COMPOUND
PALMITIC ACID PDBeChem
Palmitic acid KEGG COMPOUND
palmitic acid ChEBI
Palmitinic acid HMDB
Palmitinsäure ChEBI
Pentadecanecarboxylic acid ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
C00001233 KNApSAcK
C00030479 KNApSAcK
C00249 KEGG COMPOUND
D05341 KEGG DRUG
DB03796 DrugBank
HMDB0000220 HMDB
LMFA01010001 LIPID MAPS
PALMITATE MetaCyc
Palmitic_acid Wikipedia
PLM PDBeChem
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
190200 Gmelin Registry Number Gmelin
57-10-3 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
57-10-3 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
607489 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
607489 Beilstein Registry Number Beilstein
Citations Waiting for Citations Types Sources
12492626 PubMed citation Europe PMC
15357969 PubMed citation ChEMBL
1589452 PubMed citation Europe PMC
16509590 PubMed citation ChEMBL
16884313 PubMed citation ChEMBL
17439666 PubMed citation Europe PMC
17502136 PubMed citation ChEMBL
20001317 PubMed citation Europe PMC
22735334 PubMed citation Europe PMC
28600633 PubMed citation Europe PMC
Last Modified
20 November 2017
General Comments
2010-04-22 Additional citation (no PMID) -- Kawahara K et al., (1994): Isolation of Sphingomonas Strains from Ears of Rice and Other Plants of Family Gramineae - Biosci. Biotech. Biochem. 58(3): 600-601.
2011-02-14 A major component of the oil from palm trees, it is the first fatty acid produced during lipogenesis, from which longer fatty acids can be produced. Reportedly has detrimental cardiovascular effects when there is insufficient intake of linoleic acid.