phosphatidyl
noun Date: 1941 any of several monovalent groups (RCOO)2C3H5OPO(OH) that are derived from phosphatidic acids

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  • phosphatidyl — |fäsfə|tīdəl, fäˈsfad.əd noun ( s) Etymology: phosphatidic acid + yl : any of several univalent radicals (RCOO)2C3H5OPO(OH)− derived from the phosphatidic acids phosphatidyl serine is one of the cephalins …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphatidyl — noun A radical derived from a phosphatidate …   Wiktionary

  • phosphatidyl — The radical of a phosphatidic acid; e.g., phosphatidylcholine. * * * phos·pha·ti·dyl .fäs fə tīd əl, fäs fat əd əl n any of several monovalent groups (RCOO)2C3H5OPO(OH) that are derived from phosphatidic acids * * * phos·pha·ti·dyl… …   Medical dictionary

  • Phosphatidyl- — Phos|pha|tid|säu|re, Phos|pha|ti|dyl ↑ Phospholipid …   Universal-Lexikon

  • phosphatidyl — phos·phati·dyl …   English syllables

  • Phosphatidyl-N-methylethanolamine N-methyltransferase — In enzymology, a phosphatidyl N methylethanolamine N methyltransferase (EC number|2.1.1.71) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:S adenosyl L methionine + phosphatidyl N methylethanolamine ightleftharpoons S adenosyl L homocysteine + …   Wikipedia

  • Phosphatidyl ethanolamine methyltransferase — protein Name=phosphatidylethanolamine N methyltransferase caption= width= HGNCid=8830 Symbol=PEMT AltSymbols= EntrezGene=10400 OMIM=602391 RefSeq=NM 007169 UniProt=Q9UBM1 PDB= ECnumber=2.1.1.17 Chromosome=17 Arm=p Band=11.2 LocusSupplementaryData …   Wikipedia

  • phosphatidyl ethanolamine — A major structural phospholipid in mammalian systems. Tends to be more abundant than phosphatidyl choline in the internal membranes of the cell, and is an abundant component of prokaryotic membranes. Ethanolamine is attached to phosphatidic acid… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • phosphatidyl serine — An important ‘minor’ species of phospholipid in membranes. Serine is attached to phosphatidic acid by a phosphodiester linkage. Synthesis is from phosphatidyl ethanolamine by exchange of ethanolamine for serine. Distribution is asymmetric, as the …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • phosphatidyl choline — The major phospholipid of most mammalian cell membranes where the 1 acyl residue is normally saturated and the 2 acyl residue unsaturated. Choline is attached to phosphatidic acid by a phosphodiester linkage. Major synthetic route is from diacyl… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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