Myristoleic acid is a cytotoxic component from the fruit extract of S. repens.{14760} It induces apoptosis and necrosis in human prostate cancer LNCaP cells at a rate of 8.8% and 8.1%, respectively.{14760} Furthermore, myristoleic acid found in the by-products for making cheese is one of three fatty acids that are most active at inhibiting Candida albicans germination.{14761} It has a minimal inhibitory concentration (MIC) of 9 uM in vivo.{14762} Myristoleic acid methyl ester is a more hydrophobic form of the free acid.
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Cayman Chemical
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