Recent Advances in Structural Research on Ether Lipids from Archaea Including Comparative and Physiological Aspects

@article{Koga2005RecentAI,
  title={Recent Advances in Structural Research on Ether Lipids from Archaea Including Comparative and Physiological Aspects},
  author={Yosuke Koga and Hiroyuki Morii},
  journal={Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry},
  year={2005},
  volume={69},
  pages={2019 - 2034}
}
  • Y. Koga, H. Morii
  • Published 1 January 2005
  • Biology
  • Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry
A great number of novel and unique chemical structures of archaeal polar lipids have been reported. Since 1993, when those lipids were reviewed in several review articles, a variety of core lipids and lipids with unique polar groups have been reported successively. We summarize new lipid structures from archaea elucidated after 1993. In addition to lipids from intact archaeal cells, more diverse structures of archaea-related lipids found in environmental samples are also reviewed. These lipids… 

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