Definition of Phosphatidylglycerol

1. Noun. (biochemistry organic compound) Any phospholipid in which the small organic molecule is glycerol ¹



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Medical Definition of Phosphatidylglycerol

1. A phosphatidic acid in which a second glycerol molecule replaces the usual choline, or ethanolamine or serine; a constituent in human amniotic fluid that denotes foetal lung maturity when present in the last trimester. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phosphatidylglycerol

phosphatidic acid kinase
phosphatidic acids
phosphatidolipase
phosphatidyl
phosphatidylcholine
phosphatidylcholine-ceramide phosphocholine transferase
phosphatidylcholine-sterol o-acyltransferase
phosphatidylcholines
phosphatidylethanolamine
phosphatidylethanolamine-ceramide phosphoethanolamine transferase
phosphatidylethanolamine-dolichol acyltransferase
phosphatidylethanolamine N-acyltransferase
phosphatidylethanolamine cytidylyltransferase
phosphatidylethanolamines
phosphatidylglucose
phosphatidylglycerol (current term)
phosphatidylglycerol - membrane-oligosaccharide glycerophosphotransferase
phosphatidylglycerol glyceryl transferase
phosphatidylglycerols
phosphatidylinositide
phosphatidylinositides
phosphatidylinositol
phosphatidylinositol-3-phosphatase
phosphatidylinositol-ceramide phosphoinositol transferase
phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate
phosphatidylinositol 4-phosphate phosphatase
phosphatidylinositol phosphates
phosphatidylinositol synthase
phosphatidylinositols
phosphatidyls

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