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Molecular species of diacylphosphatidylethanolamine in rat and mouse heart given the same diet.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6679725     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Diacylphosphatidylethanolamine (PE) was isolated from mouse and rat heart given the same standard diet. The molecular species of PE were determined after conversion of PE into diglycerides by means of hydrolysis with phospholipase C, subsequent hydrolysis with pancreatic lipase and separation of the products by argentation TLC and capillary gaschromatography. Docosahexaenoic acid (22:6n3) containing molecular species and arachidonic acid (20:4n6) containing molecular species represented the major fractions. A preference for stearic acid to combine with poly-unsaturated fatty acids was found. Despite an abundant presence of linoleic acid (18:2n6) in the diet, molecular species containing this fatty acid represented only a minor fraction. The possible physico-chemical and physiological meaning of the presence of molecular species containing many double bonds is discussed.
Authors:
A Montfoort; C C Rutten-van Beysterveld; M R Wortelboer
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Biochemistry international     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0158-5231     ISO Abbreviation:  Biochem. Int.     Publication Date:  1983 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-11-02     Completed Date:  1984-11-02     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8100311     Medline TA:  Biochem Int     Country:  AUSTRALIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  569-80     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Chemical Phenomena
Chemistry
Dietary Fats / pharmacology
Diglycerides / metabolism
Fatty Acids / metabolism
Female
Male
Mice
Mice, Inbred BALB C
Myocardium / metabolism*
Phosphatidylethanolamines / metabolism*
Phospholipids / metabolism
Rats
Rats, Inbred Strains
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Dietary Fats; 0/Diglycerides; 0/Fatty Acids; 0/Phosphatidylethanolamines; 0/Phospholipids

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