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The Lipidomics Gateway is provided on an "as is" basis, without warranty or representation of any kind, express or implied. The content of the Lipidomics Gateway website is protected by international copyright, trademark and other laws. You may download articles and web pages from this site for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you keep intact all authorship, copyright and other proprietary notices. The Featured Lipid can also be used for educational purposes, provided that credit is given to the Lipidomics Gateway. If you use the Lipidomics Gateway, you accept these terms. The LIPID MAPS Consortium reserves the right to modify these terms at any time.

What information do we collect?

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From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes on our website to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, we recommend that you review this privacy statement periodically, as the LIPID MAPS Consortium may update it from time to time.

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Key LIPID MAPS® Resources
Publications
- 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
Pathways
- manually curated lipid metabolism and signaling pathways
LIPID MAPS® REST Service
- 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
Protocols
- LIPID MAPS® techniques for lipidomics and macrophage cell culture

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

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