Fatty Acids are straight chain hydrocarbons with what at one end?
Saturated fatty acids are more flexible than non-saturated ones
Non-saturated fatty acids have a _ melting point and _ fluidity
The double bond is usually in the Cis formation
What is this an image of?
Why are triglycerides stored in an anhydrous form?
They're very reactive with water
Mixed triglycerides have 2 or more different fatty acids
What type of F.A's can triacylglycerols be made from?
Phospholipids can form what types of structures when hydrated?
What makes phospholipids different from triglycerides?
One F.A is replaced with a phosphate
Only has 1 F.A
Made entirely of saturated F.A's
Replacing the phosphate group with other polar heads changes the membrane function
Sphigolipids use what instead of Glycerol?
Sphingosine, an amino alcohol
Sphingosine, an alcohol
Sphingosine, an amino acid
Sphigolipids only bind one fatty acid
Sphigolipids have moiety bound to them
Where do ceramides work?
What are the uses of steroids?
Steroids are made from Acetyle CoA
Fat soluble vitamins are derived from testosterone