phosphoglyceracetals

Synonym for plasmalogens ... Generic term for glycerophospholipids in which the glycerol moiety bears a 1-alkenyl ether group (on rarer occasions, a 1-alkyl ether group); e.g., alk-1-enylglycerophospholipid; plasmalogens synthesis is reduced in disorders of the peroxisome. ... Synonym: phosphoglyceracetals. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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phosphoglyceracetals

Type: Term Pronunciation: fos′fō-glis′ĕr-as′ĕ-tălz Synonyms: plasmalogens
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