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Relative importance of different tissues in the synthesis of fatty acids

Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue

  1. P. Favarger

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp050104

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Favarger, P. 2011. Relative importance of different tissues in the synthesis of fatty acids. Comprehensive Physiology. 19–24.

Author Information

  1. University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Synthesis of Fatty Acids in the Mammary Gland
  • 2
    Hepatic Synthesis
  • 3
    Synthesis in Adipose Tissue
  • 4
    Synthesis in the Intestine, Lung and Other Organs