LIPID MAPS® Highlights — October, 2018

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October 17, 2018

The journal Biochimie has a special issue devoted to "Current trends in oxysterols and related sterols", edited by Gérard Lizard, Giulio Muccioli and Luigi Iuliano (Volume 153, Pages 1-238 (October 2018)). So far I have only had time for a brief overview, but I was especially interested in a multi-author inter-laboratory comparison of methods of oxysterol analysis…

Lipid of the Month
October, 2018
Epigallocatechin 3,3',-di-O-gallate (EGCG)
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Epigallocatechin 3,3',-di-O-gallate, also known as EGCG, is a polyketide lipid that belongs to the main class of flavonoids known as catechins …

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Perform MS searches on LMSD and high resolution LCMS datasets. Calculate exact mass of lipid ions or predict MS/MS spectra

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Statistical Analyses Tools and Interfaces

Load your own table of processed data grouped by experimental conditions and perform online statistical analyses

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