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The LIPID MAPS Lipid Classification System is comprised of eight lipid categories, each with its own subclassification hierarchy. All lipids in the LIPID MAPS Structure Database (LMSD) have been classified using this system and have been assigned LIPID MAPS ID's which reflects their position in the classification hierarchy.

How to cite this record LIPID MAPS; LIPID MAPS; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:20 p.m.; Last accessed: Oct 19 2021 2:20 p.m.

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LMSD: LIPID MAPS structure database.

Sud M., Fahy E., Cotter D., Brown A., Dennis EA., Glass CK., Merrill AH., Murphy RC., Raetz CR., Russell DW., Subramaniam S.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2007

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LIPID MAPS online tools for lipid research.

Fahy E., Sud M., Cotter D., Subramaniam S.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2007

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Update of the LIPID MAPS comprehensive classification system for lipids.

Fahy E,Subramaniam S,Murphy RC,Nishijima M,Raetz CR,Shimizu T,Spener F,van Meer G,Wakelam MJ,Dennis EA
J Lipid Res 2008

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