19058 CTP_transf_1 superfamilyThalassiosira pseudonana
GO:0004605 GO:0008654 GO:0016020 -
phosphatidate cytidylyltransferase activity
Catalysis of the reaction: CTP + phosphatidate = diphosphate + CDP-diacylglycerol.
phospholipid biosynthetic process
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of phospholipids, any lipid containing phosphoric acid as a mono- or diester.
Double layer of lipid molecules that encloses all cells, and, in eukaryotes, many organelles; may be a single or double lipid bilayer; also includes associated proteins.