Satsangi RK1, Ludwig JC, Weintraub ST, Pinckard RN.
J Lipid Res. 1989 Jun;30(6):929-37.A novel, facile, and sensitive method for the quantitative and complete structure-proof analysis of platelet-activating factor (PAF) and other glycerophospholipids is described. 1-O-Alkyl/acyl-2-acyl-3-glycerophospholipids were treated with heptafluorobutyric anhydride in a one-step reaction to yield 1-O-alkyl/acyl-2-acyl-3-heptafluorobutyroyl-sn-glycerols as gas-liquid chromatography (GLC)-compatible derivatives. Read More