Create a Glycerophospholipid Structure

example structure
Choose acyl chains and headgroup from menus below:

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sn1-Acyl group

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sn2-Acyl group
example structure Headgroup



Create a Glycerophospholipid Structure from LIPID MAPS Abbreviation

Abbreviation Allow arbitrary chain abbreviation


Abbreviation format:

HeadGroup(Sn1AcylGroup/Sn2AcylGroup)

Valid abbreviations for head group and acyl groups at sn1 and sn2 positions are shown in the pulldowns above. Select yes from allow arbitrary chain abbreviation list to permit usage of all valid chain abbreviations.

Abbreviation examples:

PE(18:1(11E)/16:0)
PE(18:1(11E)/16:0)[S]
PC(16:0/20:4(5Z,8Z,10E,14Z)(12OH[S]))
PE(P-16:0/20:4(5Z,8Z,10E,14Z)(12OH[S]))
PE(P-18:1(9Z)/20:4(5Z,8Z,10E,14Z)(12OH[S]))

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