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18-methyleicosanoic acid

Known as: 18-MEA 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
A technology for the deposition of a persistent hydrophobicity to alkaline-color-treated weathered hair surfaces using 18-MEA (18… Expand
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2009
2009
The effect of the anteiso-branch moiety of 18-MEA (18-methyleicosanic acid) to create a persistent hydrophobicity of alkaline… Expand
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2007
2007
The conformational and dynamical properties of Langmuir monolayers of 18-methyleicosanoic acid (18-MEA) and the parent material… Expand
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2007
2007
The electrostatic properties and the wetting behaviour of the human hair surface at the nanometric scale have been investigated… Expand
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2005
2005
Highly ordered lipids adsorbed or grafted on surfaces are known to provide protection and lubrication custom engineered surfaces… Expand
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2005
2005
18-Methyleicosanoic acid (18-MEA) is thought to be covalently bound to the outer surface of human hair and is a major component… Expand
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2002
2002
There is a substantial body of information indicating that 18-methyleicosanoic acid (18-MEA) is covalently linked to the outer… Expand
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1997
Review
1997
Within the past 10 years, covalently bound lipids have been identified both in wool and hair and in epidermal stratum corneum. In… Expand
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1996
1996
Models for the surface of cuticle cells in hair fibers consist of a monolayer of fatty acids covalently bound to the underlying… Expand
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1989
1989
1. It has been demonstrated that hair contains lipids which cannot be removed by extensive extraction with chloroform-methanol… Expand
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