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Type_substrate Report for: Glycosydiacylglycerol

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GlycosydiacylglycerolSubstrate (6)
CommentGlycosyldiacylglycerols are important membrane constiutents of higher plants, yeasts, and many lower organisms. They may substitute for phosphoglycerolipids. They possess a 1,2-diacyl-sn-glycerol backbone and polar carbohydrate moiety stand in position sn-3. (mono- and digalactosyldiacylglycerols and sulfoquinovosyldiacylglycerols are key components of the thylakoid membranes in chloroplasts). Present in bacteria but rare in animal tissues

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