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Linoleic Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Linoleic Acid
Tree Number(s)
D10.251.355.310.515.500
D10.251.355.343.500.500
Unique ID
D019787
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019787
Annotation
LINOLEIC ACIDS and LINOLEIC ACIDS, CONJUGATED are also available
Scope Note
A doubly unsaturated fatty acid, occurring widely in plant glycosides. It is an essential fatty acid in mammalian nutrition and is used in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins and cell membranes. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Entry Term(s)
9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
9-trans,12-trans-Octadecadienoic Acid
Linoelaidic Acid
Linoelaidic Acid, (E,Z)-Isomer
Linoleate
Linoleic Acid, (E,E)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, (Z,E)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer, 14C-Labeled
Linoleic Acid, Ammonium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, Calcium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, Potassium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (E,E)-Isomer
Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer
Linolelaidic Acid
cis,cis-9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
trans,trans-9,12-Octadecadienoic Acid
Registry Number
9KJL21T0QJ
Related Numbers
19704-83-7
2197-37-7
2420-42-0
2420-55-5
3131-66-6
3414-89-9
506-21-8
57431-47-7
60-33-3
7721-14-4
822-17-3
Previous Indexing
Fatty Acids, Unsaturated (1981-1983)
Linoleic Acids (1981-1997)
Public MeSH Note
98; LINOLEIC ACID was indexed under LINOLEIC ACIDS 1981-97 & FATTY ACIDS, UNSATURATED 1981-83
History Note
98; use LINOLEIC ACID (NM) 1981-97
Entry Combination
analogs & derivatives:Linoleic Acids
Date Established
1998/01/01
Date of Entry
1997/06/20
Revision Date
2016/07/01
Linoleic Acid Preferred
Linoleate Related
Linoleic Acid, (Z,E)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linolelaidic Acid Narrower
Linoleic Acid, Ammonium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, Calcium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, Potassium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (E,E)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, Sodium Salt, (Z,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linoelaidic Acid, (E,Z)-Isomer Narrower
Linoleic Acid, (Z,Z)-Isomer, 14C-Labeled Narrower
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