suberic acid

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su·ber·ic acid

A colorless crystalline dicarboxylic acid, C8H14O4, used in the manufacture of plastics.

[French subérique, from Latin sūber, cork.]
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suberic acid

(Elements & Compounds) another name for octanedioic acid
[C18: from French subérique, from Latin sūber cork (from which the acid is obtained)]
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Noun1.suberic acid - a dicarboxylic acid found in cork
carboxylic acid - an organic acid characterized by one or more carboxyl groups
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Compared with BP group, 23 metabolites were significantly altered in SD group: creatinine, azelaic acid, protocatechuic acid, and 3,4-dihydroxyhydrocinnamic acid were upregulated, yet lactate, glycolic acid, alanine, nicotinic acid, phenylacetic acid, glycine, 4-deoxyerythronic acid, pipecolic acid, 2,4-dihydroxybutanoic acid, nicotinamide, uracil, threonic acid, suberic acid, putrescine, citric acid, hippurate, lysine, urate, and ascorbic acid were downregulated in SD group as shown in the heat map (Figure 5(a)).
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Among them, N,N'-bis(benzoyl) suberic acid dihydrazide has higher nucleating activity than the other N,N7-bis(benzoyl) alkyl diacid dihydrazides.