Dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine

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Dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine
Molecular formula C40H80NO8P
Molar mass 734.039 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for
materials in their standard state
(at 25 °C, 100 kPa)

Infobox disclaimer and references

Dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine (DPPC) is a phospholipid and the major constituent of pulmonary surfactant.

It is also used for research purposes in studying liposomes, lipid bilayers, and model biological membranes.

See also

it:Dipalmitoilfosfatidilcolina



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