CHEM 1516 Exam 4 Review - Dr. Bert Silverman Biochemistry...

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Unformatted text preview: Dr. Bert Silverman Biochemistry II REVIEW FOR FINAL EXAM LIPID, AMINO ACID & NUCLEIC ACID METABOLISM EXAM ■ 42 QUESTIONS ■ 40 = 100% ■ BONUS POINTS Vs EXAM #2 ■ APPROX NUMBER QUESTIONS: ■ LIPID METABOLISM - 16 ■ PROTEIN & AMINO ACIDS - 16 ■ NUCLEIC ACIDS - 10 KEY WORD REVIEW ■ WHAT FOLLOWS IS A LISTING OF MOST OF THE KEY TERMS FROM YOUR HANDOUTS ■ THE HANDOUTS ARE THE PRIMARY SOURCE MATERIAL FOR YOU AND THEY ARE WHAT I USE TO WRITE YOUR EXAMS ■ LOOK FOR CONTRASTS & COMPARISONS AS AN AIDE FOR LEARNING ■ WHAT DO YOU KNOW; WHAT STORY CAN YOU TELL ABOUT EACH OF THESE TERMS? FATTY ACIDS BIOSYNTHESIS ■ DE NOVO BIOSYNTHESIS ■ WHERE ? CYTOPLASM ■ LIVER & WHERE ELSE ? ■ GROW THEM 2C’s AT A TIME ■ acetylCoA ? ■ FATTY ACID SYNTHASE ? ■ MULTIENZYME COMPLEX ■ REQUIRES NADPH (ALSO FOR CHOLESTEROL BIOSYNTHESIS) ■ FROM GLUCOSE ? …..YES = STORED ENERGY, RIGHT ? LIPOGENESIS ■ MAKE FAT ! ■ FIRST MAKE FAs ■ FROM GLUCOSE ? ■ INSULIN Vs GLUCAGON ? ■ VERY IMPORTANT ! ■ SEVERE DIABETES ? ■ KETONE BODIES - WHY ? BETA OXIDATION OF FA ■ WHY? --->ATP (ABOUT 40% OF OUR ATP) ■ EXCESS GLUCOSE (CALORIES) STORED AS GLYCOGEN AND THAN AS FAT (NEUTRAL TRIGLYCERIDES) ■ HOW? FAT ---> FAs--->acetylCoA --->TCA THEN HOW?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course CHEM 1516 taught by Professor Bertsilverman during the Fall '10 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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CHEM 1516 Exam 4 Review - Dr. Bert Silverman Biochemistry...

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