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Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound Class: a lipid

Summary:
Lipid is a broad definition, meaning a biologically important molecule that is soluble in nonpolar solvents but not in water.

a lipid compound structure

Child Classes: a bacterial endotoxin (34), a glycerolipid (6), a lyso-ornithine lipid (0), a mycolate (0), a phospholipid (58), a phthiocerol (0), a sphingolipid (0), a sulfolipid (0), an ether lipid (0), an isoprenoid (27), an ω-hydroxy-methyl-branched lipid (0), an ornithine lipid (0)

Instances:
2-trans-tetradecenoyl-CoA,
3-trans,5-cis-tetradecadienoyl-CoA

SMILES: [a lipidH]

Unification Links: KEGG:C01356


References

AygunSunar06: Aygun-Sunar S, Mandaci S, Koch HG, Murray IV, Goldfine H, Daldal F (2006). "Ornithine lipid is required for optimal steady-state amounts of c-type cytochromes in Rhodobacter capsulatus." Mol Microbiol 61(2);418-35. PMID: 16856942

Daffe87: Daffe M, Lacave C, Laneelle MA, Laneelle G (1987). "Structure of the major triglycosyl phenol-phthiocerol of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (strain Canetti)." Eur J Biochem 167(1);155-60. PMID: 3113946

Daffe88: Daffe M, Laneelle MA (1988). "Distribution of phthiocerol diester, phenolic mycosides and related compounds in mycobacteria." J Gen Microbiol 134(7);2049-55. PMID: 3149973

Geiger10: Geiger O, Gonzalez-Silva N, Lopez-Lara IM, Sohlenkamp C (2010). "Amino acid-containing membrane lipids in bacteria." Prog Lipid Res 49(1);46-60. PMID: 19703488

Ghosh87: Ghosh M, Mishra AK (1987). "Occurrence, identification and possible significance of ornithine lipid in Thiobacillus ferrooxidans." Biochem Biophys Res Commun 142(3);925-31. PMID: 3030307

Kawai83: Kawai Y, Yano I (1983). "Ornithine-containing lipid of Bordetella pertussis, a new type of hemagglutinin." Eur J Biochem 136(3);531-8. PMID: 6315433

Kawai88: Kawai Y, Yano I, Kaneda K, Yabuuchi E (1988). "Ornithine-containing lipids of some Pseudomonas species." Eur J Biochem 175(3);633-41. PMID: 3409887

Kawai99: Kawai Y, Nakagawa Y, Matuyama T, Akagawa K, Itagawa K, Fukase K, Kusumoto S, Nishijima M, Yano I (1999). "A typical bacterial ornithine-containing lipid Nalpha-(D)-[3-(hexadecanoyloxy)hexadecanoyl]-ornithine is a strong stimulant for macrophages and a useful adjuvant." FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 23(1);67-73. PMID: 10030549

Thudichum84: Thudichum, J. L. W. (1884). "A Treatise on the Chemical Constitution of Brain." Bailliere, Tindall, and Cox, London.


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