Phosphatidylinositol is a derived term of inositol.
As nouns the difference between phosphatidylinositol and inositol
is that phosphatidylinositol
is (chemistry) a phospholipid containing inositol while inositol
is (biochemistry) any of several isomeric cyclic polyhydric alcohols, c6
, found in both plant and animal tissue.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(chemistry) a phospholipid containing inositol
(biochemistry) any of several isomeric cyclic polyhydric alcohols, C6H12O6, found in both plant and animal tissue.
* Once treated as a component of the vitamin B complex, but is not a vitamin as it can be synthesized by the body.
* myo-inositol (inositol monophosphate).
* inositol triphosphate
* inositol pentakisphosphate
* inositol hexaphosphate
* inositol triphosphate receptor