Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Lipids and Related Compounds

Lipids and Related Compounds (Hardback)

Usually despatched within 2 weeks.
Order now for Free delivery in the UK.
More on delivery...


Lipids m the nervous system are major components of the m- branes. The presence of glycolipids in high concentrations is unique for the nervous system. Recent discoverres of the functronal and pathological importance of lipids such as diacylglycerols, polyphosphoinositides, prostaglandins, leukotrienes, docosahexaenoic acid, platelet activating factor, and gangliosides have markedly increased the number of publications on nervous system lipids. Many new methods have been developed. Thus, there IS a need for this volume that is dedicated to that methodo- gy. This volume places all of the methods for lipids into perspective with recommendations concerning the selection of a method for a specific purpose. Lloyd A. Horrocks vii Contents ...Preface to the Series vi Preface...*...xix List of Contributors Lipid Extraction Norman S. Radin 1 1. Introduction ...5 2. Properties of Solvents 2.1. Ethers ...6 8 2.2. Alcohols ...9 2.3. Halocarbons ...9 2.4. Hydrocarbons ...2.5. Miscellaneous Solvents ...10 ...10 3. Storage of Lipid Extracts 14 4. Homogenizers ...15 5. Separating the Extract from the Tissue Residue 15 5.1. Use of Filtration ...16 5.2. Centrifugation ...17 6.

Removing Nonlipids from Lipid Extracts 6.1. Removal of Nonlipids by Evaporation and Reextraction ...17 ...17 6.2. Prewashing the Tissue Sample. 6.3. Removal of Nonlipids by Precipitating the Lipids with the Proteins ...18 ...19 6.4. Liquid/Liquid Partitioning ...19 6.5. Removal of Nonlipids by Dialysis 6.6. Separation from Nonlipids by Changing a 21 Partition Constant ...

Science & MathematicsBiology, life sciencesBiochemistryLipids Publisher: Humana Press Inc. Publication Date: 06/02/1989 ISBN-13: 9780896031241  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Usually despatched within 2 weeks. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

More books by Alan A. Boulton

More books by Glen B. Baker

More books by Lloyd A. Horrocks

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Edible Oil Structuring: Concepts,...
Ashok R. Patel; Ashok R. Patel; ...
Dietary Lipids for Healthy Brain...
Claude Leray
Lipidomics of Stem Cells
Alice Pebay; Raymond Wong
The HDL Handbook: Biological ...
Tsugikazu Komoda
Latest Blog
The End of the F***ing World creator, Charles Forsman, picks his favourite coming of age books

The End of the F***ing World creator, Charles Forsman, picks his favourite coming of age books.

#FoylesFive: Annihilation

With the release of Annihilation on Netflix it's the perfect time to catch up with the book that starts Jeff VanderMeer's unsettling Southern Reach trilogy.

#FoylesFave: Frankenstein in Baghdad

Judy, our Middle Eastern Languages expert here at Foyles, shares her thoughts on the newly translated Frankenstein in Baghdad.

View all Blog Entries
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd