By Rodolfo Paoletti,David Kritchevsky

Advances in Lipid study, quantity 21 covers numerous major and rising components in lipid metabolism, together with apolipoprotein metabolism and leukotrienes. This e-book discusses the function of fats within the functioning of the immune system.

Organized into 8 chapters, this quantity starts off with an summary of the metabolism of apolipoprotein B, that's the valuable protein of chylomicrons, very low density, and coffee density lipoprotein. this article then describes the metabolism, biosynthesis, and pharmacology of leukotrienes. different chapters contemplate the relation of lipids to immunology and clarify the jobs performed through lipids within the constitution and serve as of yeast membrane. This publication discusses to boot the final value within the plant nation and where of a few carotenoids in human biology. the ultimate bankruptcy bargains with the impression of proteins on configuration and serve as of reconstituted lipid membranes.

This e-book is a worthwhile source for biologists, chemists, biochemists, scientists, and study workers.

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