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Unformatted text preview: me of the steroid hormones OH OH C D C A D B B A HO O Estradiol Testosterone O C A D C B HO A cholesterol D B O Progesterone 3 11/17/13 Cholesterol is an important cons3tuent of biological membranes HO cholesterol O H2C O HC O Phospholipid O Head Group O P O CH2 C O O- Simple Lipid Metabolism Oxida3on of fa6y acids (FA) for energy FA Synthesis - > triacylglycerides to store energy Some ques3ons to entertain 1. What is the fa6y acid source for oxida3on? 2. Wh...
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