SOPEth (18:0/18:1 PEth)

Product Number: L-6021


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1-Stearoyl-2-oleoyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanol (SOPEth) is a form of phosphatidylethanol (PEth), which is formed primarily by transphosphatidylation of phosphatidylcholine (PC) by phosphlipase D. Most PEth (about 75%) is incorporated into erythrocyte membranes, and is one of the longest-lived circulating EtOH metabolite yet identified. SOPEth is a one of five most abundant naturally ocurring PEth species.


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