phosphatidylinositol

(redirected from Inositol lipids and phosphate)

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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It introduces the basic methodological tools to measure inositol lipids and phosphates, and describes new approaches that have become available over the past decade, including RNA silencing and the use of fluorescently labeled PH domains to measure inositides in real time live cells, as well as new methods to measure mass of both phosphates and lipids.
The cell biology of inositol lipids and phosphates.

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