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... D, E and K) – which are isoprene-based lipids – are essential ... also play important transport roles, in this case the transport of ...

www.livestrong.com/article/281655-functions-of-lipids-carbohydrates-nucleic-acids-proteins

Apr 17, 2015 ... Cells in the human body require many compounds to survive. The main substances found in every cell are a combination of lipids, ...

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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 ...

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The primary role of lipids in your body is to provide energy for muscles and body processes. Fat is energy dense, containing 9 calories per gram, whereas ...

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Carbohydrates 1. Major source of 'fuel' for metabolism (Glycogen- the Human Energy Source) 2. small carbohydrates mediate cell-cell ...

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The functions of lipids are simply astonishing in terms of abundance and diversity . ... They play an important role in boosting the body's immune system.

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Lipids are important constituent of of the diet because they are a source of high energy value. Lipids are also important because of the fat-soluble vitamins, and ...

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Jun 12, 2017 ... They are however soluble in other organic solvents such as ether, acetone, and other lipids. Lipids serve a variety of important functions in ...

www.reference.com/science/five-functions-lipids-bbbc5fcd62af62c0

The five functions of lipids are: acting as an energy source, providing ... body uses carbohydrates as its primary form of energy, it can turn to lipids when it needs ...

www.biology.iupui.edu/biocourses/N100/2k4ch3carbolipidnotes.html

Jan 28, 2004 ... Three main functions: energy for cells, structural support, cell-cell ... Lipids - Fats, oils, phospholipids, and steroids - All are hydrophobic ...