Lyso-PAF C-16
Item № 60906
CAS № 52691-62-0
Purity ≥98%
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Lyso-PAF C-16 can be formed by either the action of PAF-AH on PAF C-16,1 or by the action of a CoA-independent transacylase on 1-O-hexadecyl-2-acyl-glycerophosphocholine.2,3 Lyso-PAF C-16 is a substrate for either PAF C-16 formation by the remodeling pathway4 or selective acylation with arachidonic acid by a CoA-independent transacylase.5

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Formal Name 1-O-hexadecyl-sn-glyceryl-3-phosphorylcholine
CAS Number 52691-62-0
Molecular Formula C24H52NO6P
Formula Weight 481.7
Purity ≥98%
Formulation A lyophilized powder
InChI Code 1S/C24H52NO6P/c1-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16-17-18-20-29-22-24(26)23-31-32(27,28)30-21-19-25(2,3)4/h24,26H,5-23H2,1-4H3/t24-/m1/s1

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Stability 2 years
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1. Stafforini, D.M., Prescott, S.M., and McIntyre, T.M. Human plasma platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase. J Biol Chem 262 4223-4230 (1987).

2. Uemura, Y., Lee, T., and Snyder, F. A coenzyme A-independent transacylase is linked to the formation of platelet-activating factor (PAF) by generating the lyso-PAF intermediate in the remodeling pathway. J Biol Chem 266 8268-8272 (1991).

3. Venable, M.E., Nieto, M.L., Schmitt, J.D., et al. Conversion of 1-O-[3H]alkyl-2-arachidonoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphorylcholine to lyso platelet-activating factor by the CoA-independent transacylase in membrane fractions of human neutrophils. J Biol Chem 266 18691-18698 (1991).

4. Prescott, S.M., Zimmerman, G.A., and McIntyre, T.M. Platelet-activating factor. J Biol Chem 265 17381-17384 (1990).

5. Venable, M.E., Olson, S.C., Nieto, M.L., et al. Enzymatic studies of lyso platelet-activation factor acylation in human neutrophils and changes upon stimulation. J Biol Chem 268 7965-7975 (1993).

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