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LIPID MAPS®

A free resource sponsored by the Wellcome Trust
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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

December, 2020

Structural drawing of N-(3S-hydroxy-butanoyl)-homoserine lactone

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