1-acyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase

1-acyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase

enzyme catalyzing the preferential transfer of unsaturated fatty acids to the 2-position of the glycerol backbone of phospholipids and triacylglycerols.
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Towards the genetic engineering of triacylglycerols of defind fatty acid composition: Major changes in erucic acid content at the sn-2 position affected by the introduction of a 1-acyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase from Limnanthes douglasii into oil seed rape.
Towards genetic engineering of triacylglycerols of defined fatty acid composition: Major changes in erucic acid content at the sn-2 position affected by the introduction of 1-acyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphate acyltransferase from Limnanthes douglasii into oil seed rape.