LIPID MAPS®
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LIPID MAPS® Highlights

Standardizing Reference Nomenclature

RefMet provides a standardized reference nomenclature for metabolite species (including over 100,000 lipid annotations) identified by analytical chemistry techniques.

The recent Nature Methods publication "RefMet: a reference nomenclature for metabolomics" describes this resource which is available as an online name-conversion tool on this website.

Lipid of the Month

March, 2021

Structural drawing of 8-[5]-ladderane-octanoic acid

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