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Unformatted text preview: tens or 2. tens hundreds of monosaccharides monosaccharides jjoined by condensation rxns. oined rxns 3. Starch, glycogen, dextran, and glycogen dextran and cellulose cellulose
– All polymers of glucose that are All covalently bonded differently. covalently 4. Chitin iis a polymer of two sugars s repeating many times. repeating 2. Lipids
• Are the primary components of cell Are membranes. membranes. • Consist of C, H, and O. • Are nonpolar and insoluble in water. Are nonpolar and insoluble
– “Hydrophobic” 9 2/1/2010 a.) Simple lipids
• = fats or fats or triglycerides triglycerides
– contain contain glycerol and fatty acids; formed by dehydration synthesis. synthesis • Unsaturated Unsaturated fats fats
– have one or more double bonds in the fatty fatty acids. acids.
Figure 2.9c b.) Complex lipids
• Contain C, H, & O,...
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This note was uploaded on 03/18/2010 for the course BIOL 240 taught by Professor Staples during the Spring '09 term at Canada College.
- Spring '09