A novel pool of rat liver inositol and ethanolamine phospholipids contains epoxyeicosatrienoic acids (EETs)

Jorge H. Capdevila, Vijai Kishore, Elizabeth Dishman, Ian A. Blair, J R Falck

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A pool of phosphatidylinositol and phosphatidylethanolamine containing epoxyeicosatrienoic acids esterified to the sn-2 position of the glycerol moiety has been identified in rat liver. The mole fraction of epoxide containing phosphatidylinositol is 7-8 times that of phosphatidylethanolamine.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)638-644
Number of pages7
JournalBiochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jul 31 1987


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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