Dictionary » T » Triglycerides

Triglycerides

Definition

(noun) Plural form of triglyceride.

See triglyceride for definition and additional information.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Lipids in plant cells and glycogen in birds

... as an energy storage instead of using lipids? - What would happen to birds if they used glycogen molecules as an energy storage instead of using triglycerides? Greetings.

See entire post
by Chloroform
Mon Dec 06, 2010 3:10 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Lipids in plant cells and glycogen in birds
Replies: 1
Views: 967

Membrane transport

... the left hand you cant put your right hand on it. c) basically the hydroxyl groups get replaced and the high hydrophilicity is lost and hence the triglycerides can make up the membrane for they are completely nonpolar (though be careful though to not confuse triglycerides with phospholipids which ...

See entire post
by jwalin
Sun Dec 05, 2010 12:56 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Membrane transport
Replies: 2
Views: 2947

Membrane transport

... is shown with urea, thiourea and dimethyl urea. c. Explain why glycerol has a low permeability but can be the backbone of the membrane triglycerides. I think a) Due to same molecular weight and different atom spacial arragement d-pentose and l-pentose have such varied permeabilities. ...

See entire post
by grant01
Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Membrane transport
Replies: 2
Views: 2947

Re: Re:

... care much and you gave him all the correct answers... Definitely so! Neutral fats are part of the lipid family, just as well as steroids and triglycerides.

See entire post
by Tranc3r
Tue Nov 16, 2010 2:28 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Verify my simple t/f answers?
Replies: 9
Views: 9120

Re: Proteolysis of protease

... to know whether pancreatic lipase fits into the specificity of pancreatic protease? I have another question though. Our teacher told us that triglycerides (found in ordinary milk) are hydrolyzed into monoacylglycerid [or monoacylglycerol maybe?] + 2 fatty acids by pancreatin; however, in ...

See entire post
by CATIII
Tue Feb 24, 2009 7:27 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Proteolysis of protease
Replies: 5
Views: 5094
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 12:45, 20 September 2012. This page has been accessed 15,458 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link