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Flashcards in Phospholipids/Glycolipids Head Groups Deck (15):
1

List the 7 glycerophospholipids

1. Phosphatidic acid 2. Phosphatidylethanolamine 3. Phosphatidylcholine 4. Phosphatidylserine 5. Phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate 6. Cardiolipin

2

List the 5 sphingolipids

1. Ceramide 2. Sphingomyelin 3. Glucosylcerebroside 4. Lactosylceramide (a globoside) 5. Ganglioside GM2

3

Draw the sphingolipid general structure

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4

Draw the general structure of glycerophospholipids

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5

What is the name and structure of the head of phosphatidic acid?

No name

-H

6

What is the name and structure of the head of phosphatidylcholine?

Choline

-CH2​-CH2​-N+(CH3)3

7

What is the name and structure of the head of phosphatidylserine?

Serine

you know it

8

What is the name and structure of the head of phosphatidylglycerol?

Glycerol

         -CH2-CH-CH2-OH

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OH

 

 

9

What is the name and structure of the head of phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate?

myo-Inositol 4,5-bisphosphate

Pyranose with 2 phosphate groups 

10

What is the name and structure of the head of cardiolipin?

Phosphatidyl-glycerol

Large formula with glycerol and a phosphate group

11

What is the name and structure of the head of ceramide?

No name

-H

12

What is the name and structure of the head of sphingomyelin?

Phosphocholine

-PO3--CH2-CH2-N+(CH3)3

13

What is the name and structure of the head of glucosylcerebroside?

Glucose

You know it

14

What is the name and structure of the head of lactosylceramide (a globoside)?

Di-, tri-, or tetrasaccharide

15

What is the name and structure of the head of ganglioside GM2?

Complex oligosaccharide