glycerophosphoric acid

glycerophosphoric acid
A phosphoric ester of glycerol. SEE ALSO: glycerol phosphate.

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glyc·ero·phos·phor·ic acid -.fäs-'fȯr-ik-, -'fär-; -'fäs-f(ə-)rik- n either of two isomeric dibasic acids C3H9O6P occurring naturally in combined form as lecithin and cephalin and used in medicine in the form of salts

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  • glycerophosphoric acid — |glisə(ˌ)rō+... noun Etymology: glycerophosphoric International Scientific Vocabulary glycer + phosphoric : either of two syrupy isomeric dibasic acids C3H5(OH)2OPO3H2 occurring naturally in combined form as lecithin and cephalin, obtained… …   Useful english dictionary

  • glycerophosphoric acid — noun Either of two isomeric acids that are esters of glycerol and phosphoric acid; their derivatives are the phospholipids …   Wiktionary

  • Alpha-glycerophosphoric acid — Chembox new ImageFile = Alpha glycerophosphoric acid.png ImageSize = IUPACName = OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo = 57 03 4 PubChem = 754 SMILES = MeSHName = Alpha glycerophosphoric+acid Section2 = Chembox Properties Formula =… …   Wikipedia

  • 1-glycerophosphoric acid — 1 glicerolfosfatas statusas T sritis chemija formulė H(CHOH)₂CH₂OPO₃H atitikmenys: angl. 1 glycerol phosphate; 1 glycerophosphoric acid rus. 1 глицеринофосфорная кислота; 1 глицерофосфат ryšiai: sinonimas – 2,3 dihidroksipropilfosfatas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • alpha-glycerophosphoric acid — noun see glycerophosphoric acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • glycerophosphoric — adjective Of or pertaining to glycerophosphoric acid or its derivatives …   Wiktionary

  • phosphatidic acid — 1,2 Diacylglycerol phosphate; a derivative of glycerophosphoric acid in which the two remaining hydroxyl groups of the glycerol are esterified with fatty acid s; e.g., phosphatidic acid s attached to choline are phosphatidylcholines (lecithins).… …   Medical dictionary

  • phosphatidic acid — noun Etymology: phosphatidic from phosphatide + ic : any of several acids (RCOO)2C3H5OPO3H2 that are formed from phosphatides by partial hydrolysis (as by removal of the nitrogen base), that are glycerides of glycerophosphoric acids, and that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Theodore Nicolas Gobley — THEODORE GOBLEY Photo taken around 1860 Born 11 May 1811 (1811 05 11) Paris, France …   Wikipedia

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