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Term:cetyltrimethylammonium chloride
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Accession:CHEBI:53581 term browser browse the term
Definition:The organic chloride salt of cetyltrimethylammonium.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: N,N,N-trimethylhexadecan-1-aminium chloride
 related_synonym: Arquad 16-50;   CTAC;   Cetrimonium chloride;   Cetyl trimethyl ammonium chloride;   Formula=C19H42ClN;   InChI=1S/C19H42N.ClH/c1-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-19-20(2,3)4;/h5-19H2,1-4H3;1H/q+1;/p-1;   InChIKey=WOWHHFRSBJGXCM-UHFFFAOYSA-M;   N,N,N-Trimethyl-1-hexadecanaminium chloride;   Palmityltrimethylammonium chloride;   SMILES=[Cl-].CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC[N+](C)(C)C;   Trimethylcetylammonium chloride;   Trimethylhexadecylammonium chloride;   hexadecyl(trimethyl)ammonium chloride
 xref: Beilstein:3657974;   CAS:112-02-7;   PMID:16112676;   PMID:21850311;   PMID:22149605;   PMID:22440666;   PMID:22805227;   PMID:23072317;   PMID:23303088;   PMID:23325721;   PMID:23771497;   PMID:23934938;   PMID:24001670;   PMID:7526642;   PMID:8287131;   Reaxys:3657974

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