SPHINGOLIPIDS - FUNCTION & DISEASES - LABORATORY VALUES

Sphingolipids



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In addition to glycerophospholipids and cholesterol, sphingolipids are among the building blocks of the cell membrane. Chemically, they are derived from sphingosine, an unsaturated amino alcohol with 18 carbon atoms. Mainly the nervous system and brain are