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Unformatted text preview: 90% in membrane 2. Component of bile acid 3. Used to make hormones 4. Excreted in Feces 5. Accumulation in blood vessels Fat Digestion Exogenous dietary fat coming in Endogenous dietary fat, cholesterol produced in liver VLDL very low density lipoprotein FH. Familial Hypercholesterolemia Both alleles inherited Genetic defect LOL receptor cant take it out of blood Total Cholesterol = HDL + LDL + VLOL Pg. 622 risk factors...
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course NTR 311 taught by Professor Lydiasteinman during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08