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Introduction: Phosphatidylglycerol

Description of Phosphatidylglycerol

Phosphatidylglycerol: A nitrogen-free class of lipids present in animal and particularly plant tissues and composed of one mole of glycerol and 1 or 2 moles of phosphatidic acid. Members of this group differ from one another in the nature of the fatty acids released on hydrolysis.
Source: MeSH 2007

Terms associated with Phosphatidylglycerol:

Terms Similar to Phosphatidylglycerol:

  • Glycerol Phosphoglycerides
  • Monophosphatidylglycerols

Source - MeSH 2007

More specific terms for Phosphatidylglycerol:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Phosphatidylglycerol

Source - MeSH 2007

The following terms can be used for Phosphatidylglycerol

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Phosphatidylglycerol

The following list attempts to classify Phosphatidylglycerol into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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