in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 25 words.
abbr.: PE; any glycerophospholipid in which a phosphatidyl group is esterified to the hydroxyl group of ethanolamine. Phosphatidylethanolamines
in A Dictionary of Biomedicine
January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 29 words.
A major structural phospholipid, with ethanolamine attached to *phosphatidic acid by a phosphodiester linkage. It is more abundant than phosphatidylcholine in internal cell membranes....null...
in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors
January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 15 words.
(one word) The systematic name for the phospholipid formerly known as kephalin (or cephalin).
in Nutrition Reviews
October 2006; p ublished online September 2014 .
Journal Article. 0 words.
Homocysteine is a non-protein, sulfur-containing amino acid derived from methionine metabolism and S-adenosylmethionine (SAM)-dependent transmethylation. Elevations in plasma homocysteine...
Phosphatidylethanolamine plasmalogen enhances the inhibiting effect of phosphatidylethanolamine on γ-secretase activity
in The Journal of Biochemistry
May 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 4797 words.
Plasmalogens (Pls) are widely distributed in the biological membrane of animals and certain anaerobic bacteria, but their functions in the cell membrane are still poorly understood....
Mitochondrial Phosphatidylethanolamine Level Modulates Cyt c Oxidase Activity to Maintain Respiration Capacity in Arabidopsis thaliana Rosette Leaves
in Plant and Cell Physiology
October 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4787 words.
Phosphatidylethanolamine is the predominant phospholipid of the mitochondrial inner membrane. In Arabidopsis, pect1-4 mutants exhibit reduced cellular phosphatidylethanolamine levels owing...
PHOSPHATIDYLETHANOLAMINE N-METHYLTRANSFERASE ACTIVITY IS INCREASED IN RAT INTESTINAL BRUSH-BORDER MEMBRANE BY CHRONIC ETHANOL INGESTION
in Alcohol and Alcoholism
November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology. 3274 words.
Aims: Phosphatidylethanolamine N-methyltransferase (PEMT) catalyses the synthesis of phosphatidylcholine from phosphatidylethanolamine. The aim of this study was to evaluate...
Phosphatidylethanolamine is the donor of the phosphorylethanolamine linked to the α1,4-linked mannose of yeast GPI structures
December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 3396 words.
Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchors of all species contain the core structure protein-CO-NH-(CH2)2-PO4-Manα1–2Manα1–6Manα1–4GlcNα1–6inositol-PO4-lipid. In recent studies in yeast it...
Expression of phosphatidylethanolamine N-methyltransferase in Yoshida ascites hepatoma cells and the livers of host rats
April 1999; p ublished online April 1999 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics. 5671 words.
Previous studies have implicated phosphatidylethanolamine N-methyltransferase-2 (PEMT2) in the regulation of non-neoplastic liver growth [Tessitore,L., Cui,Z. and Vance,E. (1997) Biochem. J.null...
Antibodies to phosphatidylethanolamine and phosphatidylserine are associated with increased natural killer cell activity in non-male factor infertility patients
in Human Reproduction
September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Reproductive Medicine. 3909 words.
Antiphospholipid antibodies (APA) have been identified in patients with recurrent pregnancy loss and IVF failure. Of these, antiphosphatidylethanolamine (aPE) and antiphosphatidylserine...