Oct 4 - Biochem 423 Robert A Orlando Ph.D FATTY ACID...

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Unformatted text preview: Biochem 423 Robert A. Orlando, Ph.D. FATTY ACID OXIDATION FATTY ACYL COA FORMATION Entrance into the Cell Depends on Fatty Acid chain length < 16 carbons ≥ 16 carbons O R(n) C OCoASH ATP Simple diffusion Fatty Acid Transport Protein (FATP) AMP + PPi O R(n) C S CoA FATTY ACYL COA SYNTHETASE 91 | P a g e Biochem 423 Robert A. Orlando, Ph.D. CARNITINE ACYL TRANSPORTER (INTO THE MITOCHONDRIA) fatty acyl carnitine structure 92 | P a g e Biochem 423 Robert A. Orlando, Ph.D. 3 STAGES OF FATTY ACID OXIDATION – ‐OXIDATION 93 | P a g e Biochem 423 Robert A. Orlando, Ph.D. ‐OXIDATION PATHWAY REPEAT 6 X 94 | P a g e ...
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2010 for the course BIOC 423 taught by Professor Robert during the Fall '10 term at New Mexico.

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