"Palmitic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A common saturated fatty acid found in fats and waxes including olive oil, palm oil, and body lipids.
- Palmitic Acid
- Acid, Palmitic
- Hexadecanoic Acid
- Acid, Hexadecanoic
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Palmitic Acid".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Palmitic Acid".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Palmitic Acid" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Palmitic Acid" was a major or minor topic of these publication.