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myohmy 05-02-2013
myohmy - The University of York
"The 'head' is hydrophilic (attracted to water), while the hydrophobic 'tails' are repelled by water and are forced to aggregate. The hydrophilic head contains the negatively charged phosphate group, and may contain other polar groups. The hydrophobic tail usually consists of long fatty acid hydrocarbon chains. "
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champak 29-04-2013
champak - Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
    "Phospholipids generally is a program affecting lipids that are an important part of a lot of electric cell rooms as they can kind lipoid bilayers. A lot of phospholipids such as a diglyceride, some sort of inorganic phosphate grouping, in addition to a easy regular substance such as choline; a single exception to this rule for this ruler is actually sphingomyelin, that is certainly made by sphingosine instead of glycerin. The initial phospholipid defined as this type of during organic and natural parts has been lecithin, or maybe phosphatidylcholine, on the egg yolk, through Theodore Nicolas Gobley, some kind of Folks through people from france chemist in addition to druggist, inwards 1847. The specific construction from your phospholipid subatomic particle typically consists of hydrophobic full dress plus a hydrophilic mind. Natural rooms inside eukaryotes furthermore include another type including lipoid, sterol, interlocking one of the phospholipids and concert they offer tissue layer runniness in addition to mechanically skillful sturdiness. Strained phospholipids usually are produced in an industrial common sense by companies NOF Institution, VAV Life Sciences, Avanti Critical etcetera. "
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