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Fat metabolism

oxidation, decomposition, and synthesis of fats in the tissues.


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Re: Food to ATP energy?

... talking about foods and the lower case "c" when talking about metabolism. Your 8000 calories is really only 8 Calories. The rest of this ... production. Some are used to produce lactic acid, glycogen, glycerol, fat, and I'm sure there are other metabolites that I'm not thinking of. When ...

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by tmbirkhead
Thu Aug 14, 2014 1:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Food to ATP energy?
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Transpiration and Photosynthesis.

Seriously? Do you have any idea, what is the concentration of water? Even if we assume that the cell is crowded, I'm sure the metabolism doesn't significantly influence concentration of water. Shouldn't be the question the other way - how does transpiration affect photosynthesis?

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by JackBean
Fri Mar 14, 2014 10:34 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration and Photosynthesis.
Replies: 4
Views: 3095

licorice root a stress reliever?

... renal levels of cortisol [...] [D]ecreased urinary ratios of cortisone to cortisol metabolites [...] confirm that licorice impairs normal cortisol metabolism. Loneliness and Cortisol: Momentary, Day-to-day, and Trait Associations (Daone & Adam) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2841363/ ...

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by wildfunguy
Wed Mar 12, 2014 11:09 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: licorice root a stress reliever?
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Views: 1713

Re: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment

... may be considered a tropical animal because when he is naked and unprotected, the temperature of his surroundings must be 82.4°F (28°C) for his metabolism to be maintained at a minimum base level, and for him to remain in thermal equilibrium.

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by Gannet
Wed Mar 05, 2014 11:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment
Replies: 2
Views: 4464

Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment

... As you mentioned your height and physical stature may make you better suited to warmer temperatures, but that isn't to say that your interior metabolism would be happiest here. Though there is a narrow band of temperatures/humidities etc. that humans can survive in, within those limits there ...

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by Babybel56
Tue Mar 04, 2014 6:04 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment
Replies: 2
Views: 4464
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