phosphatidylethanolamine

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phosphatidylethanolamine

(ˌfɒsfətɪdaɪlˌɛθəˈnɒləmiːn)
n
(Biochemistry) the systematic name for cephalin
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Phospholipid vesicles (PV) contained 20 mol% phosphatidylserine, 60 mol% phosphatidylcholine, and 20 mol% phosphatidyl-ethanolamine (Avanti).
4) Prasad and co-workers from the University of Kentucky found that phospholipids such as phosphatidyl-ethanolamine (PE), which normally contain the highest levels of DHA, are severely depleted in those regions of the brain most affected by Alzheimer's disease.

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