galactolipid


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galactolipid

[gə¦lak·tə′lip·id]
(biochemistry)
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Lead exposure affects levels of galactolipid metabolic enzymes in the developing rat brain.
The proposed mechanism of action includes antioxidant function and anti-inflammatory action of a specific galactolipid called "GOPO.
Effect of stress nitric oxide (NO): interaction between chlorophyll fluorescence, galactolipid fluidity and lipoxygenase activity.
2007) and by studies on human articular ceils showing that the present rose hip powder and the galactolipid GOPO in particular show anti-inflammatory and chondro-protective properties (Schwager et al.
A rose hip and fruit powder as well as a galactolipid isolated from this material have been shown in vitro to reduce chemotaxis of peripheral blood polymorphonuclear leucocytes and monocytes.
LitoZin contains a galactolipid compound called GOPO, which has anti-inflammatory properties.
brasiliensis which shows almost 60 % homology in its amino acid sequence to the patatin from potato tuber also exhibits a nonspecific lipid acyl hydrolase activity [3] that catalyze the cleavage of fatty acids from membrane lipids including phospholipids, lysophospholipids, galactolipids, and mono and diacylglycerols.
Quantitative analysis of sulfolipid (sulfoquinoxosyl diglyceride) and galactolipids (Monogalactosyl and Digalactosyl diglycerides) in plant tissues.