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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lipid

In biology, a lipid is a substance of biological origin that is soluble in nonpolar solvents. .... Sterol lipids, such as cholesterol and its derivatives, are an important  ...

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Lipids, also known as fats, play many important roles in your body, from providing energy to producing hormones. You wouldn't be able to digest and absorb ...

basicbiology.net/micro/biochemistry/lipids

Apr 22, 2016 ... Arguably the most important function lipids perform is as the building blocks of cellular membranes. Other functions include energy storage, ...

www.news-medical.net/life-sciences/Lipid-Biological-Functions.aspx

Oct 9, 2012 ... It is now known that lipids play a much more important role in the body than previously believed. It was previously known that lipids played the ...

www.fossilremedies.com/nutritional-importance-of-lipids

Oct 25, 2013 ... Here you can understand the Nutritional Importance of lipids in our Body. Also know the major Functions of Lipids and Essential Fatty Acids.

www.biochemden.com/biomolecules-lipids

Lipids are involved mainly with long-term energy storage. They are generally insoluble in polar substances such as water. Functions of lipids included here.

www.diet-and-health.net/Nutrients/fats.html

Fats, oils, and waxes belong to the group of naturally occuring organic materials called lipids. Learn More!

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Moreover, different studies with both animals and humans, involving in vitro assays or administration of dietary lipids, have recently described an important role ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4055261

Despite their clear importance and essential functions, lipids have not been as well studied as proteins. We discuss here some of the reasons why it has been ...