Archaeol

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Archaeol
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Identifiers
CAS number 134108-16-0 YesY
PubChem 417493
MeSH archaeol+lipid
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Properties
Molecular formula C43H88O3
Molar mass 653.16 g mol−1
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Infobox references

Archaeol (di-O-phytanylglycerol) is a double ether of sn-1-glycerol where positions 2 and 3 are bound to phytanyl residues.[1] The archaeols are Archaea homologs of diacylglycerols (DAGs).

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  1. ^ Edited by Ricardo Cavicchioli (2007), Archaea, Washington, DC: ASM Press, ISBN 1-55581-391-7, OCLC 172964654