Fattyacidworksheet

Fattyacidworksheet - Fatty Acid Metabolism From Student...

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Fatty Acid Metabolism From Student Companion Self test: 4, 8-11, 14-17, 20-22 Problems: 1, 3a, 5, 8 General Questions Digestion and energy storage: 1) What four basic roles do lipids play in the body? 2) Draw the basic structure of a triglyceride 3) What reaction do lipases catalyze? What special requirement do lipases have? 4) Where are triglycerides reassembled? How are they dispersed throughout the body? 5) Where are triglycerides stored? What signal gives rise to their mobilization? How is this accomplished? 6) Given that fatty acids are poorly water soluble, how are they transported to target tissues? Processing Fatty Acids for Fuel 7) What three stages of processing are needed to process fatty acids for fuels? 8) How is glycerol catabolized? 9) What modification occurs to fatty acids before entering the mitochondria? Explain how this reaction is driven to completion.109) How many protein activities are required for entry of a fatty acyl CoA molecule into the mitochondria? Describe the chemical
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course C 485 taught by Professor Benburlingham during the Fall '11 term at Indiana.

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