Lipids

, Volume 1, Issue 4, pp 279–281 | Cite as

An ethanolamine plasmalogen artifact formed by acetone extraction of freeze-dried tissue

  • F. M. Helmy
  • M. H. Hack
Article

Abstract

Extraction of freeze-dried tissues by acetone results in the in vitro production of an acetone derivative (imine) of the ethanolamine phosphatides. Some of the properties of the acetone imine of ethanolamine plasmalogen are discussed.

Keywords

Ethanolamine Phosphatidyl Ethanolamine Snake Venom Phosphatidyl Ethanolamine Silicic Acid Column 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Folch, J., M. Lees and C. H. Sloan-Stanley, J. Biol. Chem.,226, 497–509 (1957).PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Beiss, U., and O. Armbruster, Naturforsch.13b, 79–84 (1958).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Hack, M. H., and V. J. Ferrans, Z. Physiol. Chem.315, 157–162 (1959).Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Hanahan, D. J., “Lipid Chemistry”, John Wiley & Sons, New York and London, 1960, p 20–21.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© American Oil Chemists’ Society 1966

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. M. Helmy
    • 1
  • M. H. Hack
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineTulane University School of MedicineNew Orleans

Personalised recommendations