• living organisms
  • Fatty acid carbon chain length and degree of desaturation are key determinants of triacylglyceride properties and the ability to manipulate fatty acid composition in living organisms is critical to developing a source of bio-based oil tailored to meet specific application requirements. (biomedcentral.com)
  • amino
  • mTORC1 activity is regulated by several inputs, such as growth factors, energy status, amino acids and mechanical stimuli. (biomedcentral.com)
  • expression
  • We analyzed expression of genes related to the α-linolenic acid metabolism based on the de novo assembly and annotation transcriptome in Sacha Inchi. (biomedcentral.com)
  • hydroxyl group
  • Activated PI3K then phosphorylates inositol phospholipids embedded in the plasma membrane on a hydroxyl group located at carbon 3. (biomedcentral.com)
  • When the letters "sn" appear in the nomenclature, by convention the hydroxyl group of the second carbon of glycerol (sn-2) is on the left on a Fischer projection. (wikipedia.org)