phosphatidylinositol

(redirected from Phosphatidyl inositol)

phos·pha·ti·dyl·in·o·si·tol (PtdIns),

(fos'fă-tī'dĭl-in-ō'si-tol),
A phosphatidic acid combined with inositol found in biomembranes and a precursor to certain cellular signals. Sometimes referred to as inositide.
Synonym(s): phosphoinositide
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Phosphatidyl choline is also commonly known as lecithin and phosphatidyl ethanolamine, phosphatidyl serine and phosphatidyl inositol as cephalins.
Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) is an ecto-enzyme in humans, which is attached through phosphatidyl inositol to the outer face of the plasma membrane.
Mutations in INPP5E, encoding inositol polyphosphate-5-phosphatase E, link phosphatidyl inositol signaling to the ciliopathies.
In addition, many Inositol lipid, Phosphatidyl inositol, PIPx [72-76].
PIG (for Phosphatidyl Inositol Glycan) genes involved in the biosynthesis and transfer of GPI
Commercial lecithin is a mixture of several natural phospholipids (phosphatidyl choline, phosphatidyl inositol, phosphatidyl ethanolamine, and phosphatidic acid) in oil.
This leads to employment of insulin receptor substrate (IRS) proteins, followed by activation of phosphatidyl inositol 3 kinase (PI3K) and subsequent translocation of glucose transporter-4 (Glut-4) and glucose uptake by the cells (Wilcox 2005).
Thus, depression is accompanied by increased levels of plasma IgG antibodies against oxidized LDL; and increased IgM-mediated immune responses against membrane fatty acids, like phosphatidyl inositol (Pi); oleic, palmitic, and myristic acid; and NO modified amino-acids, e.
A major pathway for metabolic effects of insulin and other growth factors is phosphatidyl inositol 3-kinase (PI3K).
Its major function relies on its phosphatase activity and subsequent antagonism of the phosphatidyl inositol 3 kinase (PI3K)/AKT pathway.
Inositol Phospholipid Metabolism and Phosphatidyl Inositol Kinases
Inhibition of vimentin network formation was observed with phosphatidyl inositol phosphate (PI(4)P) and phosphatidyl inositol bisphosphate (PI(4,5)[P.