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Additional Questions: SET 1 Lecture 1: a) Fatty acids are synthesized attached to the __ and _ _ proteins. b) __ ____ serves as a __ __ (number) carbon carrier, and transfers this/these carbons onto ___ ___ to make ___ _____. c) Which carbons of palmitate are derived from acetyl-CoA (not via malonyl-CoA)? d) Fatty Acid synthesis occurs in the _ _, unlike Fatty Acid breakdown, which occurs in the . Thus, cells must transport Acetyl-CoA from the to the _ _ for the synthesis to occur. This is done by a transporter that exchanges a cytosolic _ __ for a ___ ____ molecule from the mitochondria. e) Complete the below diagram for the first cycle of Fatty Acid synthesis. see lecture1 slide 13 f) What is the net reaction for the synthesis of palmitate (starting from Acetyl-CoA)? g) Draw glycerol, glycerol 3-phosphate, and a glycerophospholipid h) True/False: Sphingolipids do not contain glycerol
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i) Name two advantages of using triacylglycerides rather than polysaccharides (carbohydrates) to store energy j) Acetyl-CoA carboxylase is _ by citrate and _ _ by palmitoyl CoA. (Why does this make sense?) k) In the presence of glucagon, acetyl-CoA carboxylase is active/inactive
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