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Galactolipids
MeSH HeadingGalactolipids
Tree NumberD09.203.400.410.209
Tree NumberD10.516.390.355
Scope NoteA group of GLYCOLIPIDS in which the sugar group is GALACTOSE. They are distinguished from GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS in lacking nitrogen. They constitute the majority of MEMBRANE LIPIDS in PLANTS.
Entry TermDigalactolipids
Entry TermMonogalactolipids
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT DF DU EC GE HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD SE ST TO TU UR
Registry Number0
Previous Indexing Glycolipids (1976-2002)
History Note2003; use GALACTOLIPIDS (NM) 1976-2002
Unique IDD038983


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Carbohydrates and Hypoglycemic Agents [D09]
   Carbohydrates [D09.203]
      Glycoconjugates [D09.203.400]
         Glycolipids [D09.203.400.410]
Galactolipids [D09.203.400.410.209]
Glycosphingolipids [D09.203.400.410.420]  +
Glycosylphosphatidylinositols [D09.203.400.410.475]

 
Lipids and Antilipemic Agents [D10]
   Lipids [D10.516]
      Glycolipids [D10.516.390]
Cord Factors [D10.516.390.240]
Galactolipids [D10.516.390.355]
Glycosphingolipids [D10.516.390.470]  +
Glycosylphosphatidylinositols [D10.516.390.475]
Polyisoprenyl Phosphate Sugars [D10.516.390.700]  +

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