Other Important Lipids

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Subject

Description

(a) Phospholipids are composed of two fatty acids, glycerol, and a phosphate group. (b) Sterols are ring-shaped lipids. Shown here is cholesterol. (c) Prostaglandins are derived from unsaturated fatty acids. Prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) includes hydroxyl and carboxyl groups.

Contributor

Cut Rita Zahara

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Creative Commons

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Social Bookmarking

Citation

“Other Important Lipids ,” Open Educational Resource (OER) - UNM, accessed April 9, 2020, http://oer.unm.ac.id/items/show/940.