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Bile pigments

Bile pigments

Colouring matters of the bile. They are bilirubin, biliverdin (biliverdine), bilifuscin, biliprasin, choleprasin, bilihumin, and bilicyanin.


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Bio questions, help please

... of cells to be high of low? explain 8. what is the function of bile in digestion? 9. which is a better emulsifying agent, soap or bile? ... for photosynthetic organisms to use a mixture of photosynthetic pigments rather than just one? 24. Explain the process of DNA replication? ...

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by Rinatachka
Tue Jul 27, 2010 3:58 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio questions, help please
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hormones in digestion

Shame on you Patrick. Yes, it is true, the liver does produce bile. Bile contains water, ions, biliar pigments(bilirubine, biliverdine - they come from the breakdown of haemoglobine), biliar salts ...

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by MrMistery
Mon Mar 13, 2006 7:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: hormones in digestion
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why is poo brown?

Like i said, regardless of what you have been eating, bile pigments from the gall bladder act as some sort of colour dye. So, inevitably, poo will be brown.

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by Navin
Mon Jun 13, 2005 10:11 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: why is poo brown?
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why is poo brown?

what about bile pigments. I think they do contribute.

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by Navin
Mon Jun 13, 2005 9:40 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: why is poo brown?
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Views: 14687


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