Classification of Fatty Acids

Classification of Fatty Acids - Oleic acid is a typical...

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Classification of Fatty Acids One system of fatty acid classification is based on the number of double bonds. 0 double bonds: saturated fatty acids Stearic acid is a typical long chain saturated fatty acid. 1 double bond: monounsaturated fatty acids
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Unformatted text preview: Oleic acid is a typical monounsaturated fatty acid. 2 or more double bonds: polyunsaturated fatty acids Linoleic acid is a typical polyunsaturated fatty acid....
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