O know how fa get transported into mitochondrial

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Unformatted text preview: that lipases release FA from triacylglycerols (TAGs) o Know the process of fatty acid activation and the cost in ATP- equivalents §༊ What makes this energetically feasible? o Know how FA get transported into mitochondrial matrix and why o Know the net products of each round – type and number of molecules §༊ Includes knowing that acetyl- CoA released with each round o Know which end gets oxidized o Know which steps produce reducing equivalents (QH2 & NADH) o Know the problem that arises from unsaturated bonds and how this problem is addressed §༊ How does this affect energy yield? o Know what occurs in catabolizing odd- chain FA §༊ End product is propionyl- CoA (3- C compound) §༊ Takes 8 steps to convert to acetyl-...
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This document was uploaded on 03/08/2014 for the course CH 369 at University of Texas at Austin.

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