Chapter 5. The Role of Lingual Lipase in Neonatal Fat Digestion

  1. Katherine Elliott and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. Margit Hamosh

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720530.ch5

Ciba Foundation Symposium 70 - Development of Mammalian Absorptive Processes

Ciba Foundation Symposium 70 - Development of Mammalian Absorptive Processes

How to Cite

Hamosh, M. (2008) The Role of Lingual Lipase in Neonatal Fat Digestion, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 70 - Development of Mammalian Absorptive Processes (eds K. Elliott and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720530.ch5

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology and Biophysics, George10 wn University Medical School, Washington, D. C.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1979

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780444901019

Online ISBN: 9780470720530

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Keywords:

  • bile acid metabolism;
  • fetus;
  • newborn;
  • bile acid synthesis;
  • adrenocortical steroid

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Preduodenal Lipolysis

  • Lingual Lipase

  • Development of Lipase Activity

  • Role 01; Lingual Lipase in Neonatal. Fat Digestion

  • Fat Digestion in the Premature and Term Infant

  • Factors that Stimulate Secretlon of Lingual Lipase

  • Importance of Intragastric Lipolysls in the Overall Hydrolysis of Dietary Fat

  • Other Sources of Lipolytlc Activity in the Newborn

  • Conclusion

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References