Skip to Content

phosphatidylinositol

Pronunciation: fos'fa-ti'dil-in-o'si-tol

Definition: A phosphatidic acid combined with inositol found in biomembranes and a precursor to certain cellular signals. Sometimes referred to as inositide.

Synonym(s): phosphoinositide

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide