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Descriptor English: Palmitoylcarnitine
Descriptor Spanish: Palmitoilcarnitina
Descriptor Portuguese: Palmitoilcarnitina
Descriptor French: Palmitoyl-carnitine
Entry term(s): Hexadecanoylcarnitine
Palmitylcarnitine
Tree number(s): D02.092.877.883.099.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010172
Scope note: A long-chain fatty acid ester of carnitine which facilitates the transfer of long-chain fatty acids from cytoplasm into mitochondria during the oxidation of fatty acids.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Vitamin B Complex
Registry Number: 1935-18-8
CAS Type 1 Name: 1-Propanaminium, 3-carboxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-2-((1-oxohexadecyl)oxy)-, inner salt
Previous Indexing: Carnitine (1966-1977)
Palmitic Acids (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under CARNITINE 1978-90
History Note: 91(78); was see under CARNITINE 1978-90
DeCS ID: 10359
Unique ID: D010172
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/17
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Palmitoylcarnitine - Preferred
Concept UI M0015783
Scope note A long-chain fatty acid ester of carnitine which facilitates the transfer of long-chain fatty acids from cytoplasm into mitochondria during the oxidation of fatty acids.
Preferred term Palmitoylcarnitine
Entry term(s) Hexadecanoylcarnitine
Palmitylcarnitine



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