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CHEM 109C – Zhang CLAS, F10 Lipids 1. Indicate which class of lipids each of the following belongs to. a. b. c. d. e. f. g. Page 1 of 3
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CHEM 109C – Zhang CLAS, F10 Lipids h. 2. What fatty acids are produced by the hydrolysis of 2-oleyl-1,3-distearylglycerol? 3. Spermaceti is a from a sperm whale which contains as a major component hexadecyl hexadecanoate. Draw hexadecyl hexadecanoate. 4. Cembrene is a . 5. (Ch 26 # 1 & 3) Which of each of the following pairs of fatty acids or fats would have the higher melting point and explain why. a. b. c. d. Identifying Lipids (nonpolar compounds)
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Unformatted text preview: -Fatty acids -Fats-Oils-Waxes-Phospholipids (membrane lipids) o Phosphoacylglycerol: o Sphingolipid: -Prostaglandins-Terpenes-Steroids Mechanisms : Oxidation of fats and oils by oxygen Synthesis of prostaglandins from arachidonic acid Page 2 of 3 CHEM 109C Zhang CLAS, F10 Lipids Chemistry of vision isomerization of retinal Biosynthesis of terpenes Synthesis of isopentyl pyrophosphate from acetyl-CoA and malonyl-CoA Synthesis of dimethylallyl pyrophosphate from isopentyl pyrophosphate Synthesis of terpenes from isopentyl pyrophosphate & dimethylallyl pyrophosphate Synthesis of cholesterol from squalene Page 3 of 3...
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