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ner·von·ic acid

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  1. nervonic acidnoun

    The unsaturated fatty acid tetracosa-9-enoic acid that is a constituent of cerebrosides such as nervon

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  1. Nervonic acid

    Nervonic acid is a monounsaturated omega-9 fatty acid. Nervonic acid has been identified as important in the biosynthesis of nerve cell myelin. It is found in the sphingolipids of white matter in human brain. Nervonic acid is used in the treatment of disorders involving demyelination, such as adrenoleukodystrophy and multiple sclerosis where there is a decreased level of nervonic acid in sphingolipids.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nervonic acid in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nervonic acid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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