[Some peculiarities of brain phospholipids in deep sea fishes].

@article{Pomazanskaia1975SomePO,
  title={[Some peculiarities of brain phospholipids in deep sea fishes].},
  author={L F Pomazanskaia and N I Pravdina and E V Chirkovskaia},
  journal={Zhurnal evoliutsionnoi biokhimii i fiziologii},
  year={1975},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={520-5}
}
Total phospholipids (PL) as well as the content of various phospholipid classes and their fatty acid composition have been investigated in the brain of mesopelagic and abyssal marine teleosts. These species were compared to shallow water ones. The brain of deep sea fishes was found to be very poor in PL as compared to the brain of mesopelagic ans surface… CONTINUE READING