5 lipids - C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C H H H H H H H H...

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Unformatted text preview: C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H OH O Chemical structure of palmitic acid; a 16 carbon-long chain saturated fatty acid -end -end 1 16 3 2 C H 3 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 C O OH C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H OH O COOH C H 3 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 C OH O Shorthand structures of palmitic acid, a saturated C16 fatty acid C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C O OH C H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H H C H H H H H CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 COOH CH 2 CH 2 C H 3 CH 2 CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 COOH CH 2 CH 2 C H 3 CH 2 CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 COOH CH 2 CH 2 C H 3 CH CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH CH CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 CH 2 COOH CH CH 2 C H 3 Oleic acid Linoleic acid -Linolenic acid -Linolenic acid A series of unsaturated fatty acids Stearic acid C H 3 COOH H H C H 3 COOH C H 3 COOH H H cis trans X 16:0 Palmitic acid 18:0 Stearic acid...
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This note was uploaded on 08/23/2011 for the course BIOCHEM 352 taught by Professor Nicholas during the Spring '11 term at Ill. Chicago.

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