March 4, 2016


If there are low concentrations of antioxidants present to counter-balance excessive concentrations ... 

February 10, 2016

Leuko-Alarm !!!

The cell membrane is a primary and fundamental player in most cellular processes, and fatty acids form a major structural component of cell ... 

November 18, 2015

MSC lipidomics on the move

Mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) are multipotent stem cells capable of originating both mesenchymal and nonmesenchymal ... 

August 4, 2015

The PUFA contorsionism

Hundreds of different lipid species can be found in the membrane of a single organelle, but we can attribute ... 

April 15, 2015

A “signal” from lipid complexity

The variety of known lipid backbones is fairly comprehensive, but the diversity and combinations of fatty acids attached to these backbones ... 

March 24, 2015

Those oily Flies

Flies have a very straighforward lipid metabolism when compared to humans, but with peculiar highlights. Let’s go through them!


February 25, 2015

It’s a within a molecule cascade

Lipid peroxidation is a well-known natural phenomenon associated with both health and disease, that originates on Poly-Unsaturated Fatty Acid ... 

January 30, 2015

Lipid anchors for sailor proteins

GPI-mediated anchoring or palmitoylation and/or myristoylation of proteins are biological modifications that ...