Exploring Phylogenetic Relationships between Hundreds of Plant Fatty Acids Synthesized by Thousands of Plants. more details ...

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Why study unusual fatty acids? 

Where can new FA structures be discovered?  Plant Orders missing in PlantFAdb. 

Key literature and reviews on plant fatty acids with links to full text (if available) 

How did fatty acids get their common names?  

Trivial/common names of >400 fatty acids with their shorthand notation and systematic names     

Biosynthesis of Unusual Fatty Acids:  What is Known and What is Unknown? (in progress)

Beautiful angiosperm phylogeny poster (2017) 


Literature in bibliographic software formats:  Endnote, RIS, Tab-Delimited