How to cite the Lipidomics Gateway

How to cite LIPID MAPS resources

  • LIPID MAPS Classification System
    Update of the LIPID MAPS comprehensive classification system for lipids. Fahy E., Subramaniam S., Murphy R., Nishijima M., Raetz C., Shimizu T., Spener F., van Meer G., Wakelam M., and Dennis E., Journal of Lipid Research 50, S9-S14 (2009)

  • LIPID MAPS Online Tools
    LIPID MAPS online tools for lipid research. Fahy E, Sud M, Cotter D and Subramaniam S. Nucleic Acids Research 35, W606-12 (2007)

  • LIPID MAPS Pathway Editor
    An editor for pathway drawing and data visualization in the Biopathways Workbench. Byrnes R.W., Cotter D., Maer A., Li J., Nadeau D., and Subramaniam S., BMC Systems Biology 3, 99 (2009)

  • LIPID MAPS Proteome Database (LMPD)
    LMPD: LIPID MAPS proteome database, Cotter D., Maer A., Guda C., Saunders B., and Subramaniam S., Nucleic Acids Research 34, D507-10 (2006).

  • LIPID MAPS Structure Database (LMSD)
    LMSD: LIPID MAPS structure database. Sud M., Fahy E., Cotter D., Brown A., Dennis E., Glass C., Murphy R., Raetz C., Russell D., and Subramaniam S., Nucleic Acids Research 35, D527-32 (2006)

How to cite Lipidomics Update articles

For lipid of the month and research highlight articles, please use the information from the top of each article, with the author name from the bottom, for example:
Leah, E. Cancer: Growing on a free-fat diet. Lipidomics Gateway (27 January 2010) doi:10.1038/lipidmaps.2010.2

Citing the Lipidomics Gateway as a general resource

Please cite the Gateway as "The LIPID MAPS Lipidomics Gateway,"

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Key LIPID MAPS® Resources
- publications related to projects funded through the LIPID MAPS® consortium
Lipid Classification System
- the first internationally accepted lipid classification system
Lipid Standards
- MS/MS spectra, annotations for principal product ions, and acquisition parameters
Experimental Data
- centralized studies on macrophages, lipidomics data on human plasma, and more
Structure Database (LMSD)
- over 40,000 unique structures of biologically relevant lipids
Proteome Database (LMPD)
- over 12,500 lipid-associated proteins from major research species
- manually curated lipid metabolism and signaling pathways
- web-based/programmatic access to lipid structure and lipid-related gene/protein data
MS analysis tools
- tools for searching various lipid classes by precursor or product ion
Structure Drawing Tools
- draw and save lipid structures using online menus
- LIPID MAPS® techniques for lipidomics and macrophage cell culture

LIPID MAPS® is funded by a grant from the Wellcome Trust.

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