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Triglyceride metabolism

Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue

  1. B. Shapiro

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp050122

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Shapiro, B. 2011. Triglyceride metabolism. Comprehensive Physiology. 217–223.

Author Information

  1. The Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    The Assimilation of Triglycerides
    • 1.1
      In Vitro
    • 1.2
      In Vivo
  • 2
    Formation of Glycerides from Free Fatty Acids
    • 2.1
      In Vitro
    • 2.2
      In Vivo
    • 2.3
      Formation From Carbohydrates
    • 2.4
      Enzymes in Fatty Acid Esterification
    • 2.5
      Release of Fat From Adipose Tissue
  • 3
    Turnover of Adipose Tissue Triglycerides