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Unformatted text preview: unsaturated fats become similar to saturated fats Trans- fats Cis hydrogen bonds same side Trans hydrogen bonds opposing sides Oilts o Unsaturated fatty acids made from plants Double bond causes kink Trigycerides (triacylglycerol) o Glycerol + 3 fatty acids P. 51,52 and start of 53 Steriods Lipoproteins o LDL (bad) package of lipid molecules o HDL (good) Proteins amino acids Protein quality High animals vs. low plants o What do we eat? o Essential nutriatls Macromolecules 3 fatty acids 9 amino acids (no carbohydrates) Vitamins organic compounds necessary in samall amounts that we can not make ourselves o Cofactors and co-enzymes o Fat soluble A, D, E, K Too much = liver damage Can store too much of it o Water soluble: C, B complex (11) Too much will be excreted through urine...
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 109:102 taught by Professor Martin during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '11