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Luminal Events in Gastrointestinal Lipid Digestion

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Intestinal Absorption and Secretion

  1. Bengt Borgström1,
  2. John S. Patton2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060422

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Borgström, B. and Patton, J. S. 2011. Luminal Events in Gastrointestinal Lipid Digestion. Comprehensive Physiology. 475–504.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Physiological Chemistry, University of Lund, Lund, Sweden

  2. 2

    Genentech, Inc., Department of Pharmacological Science, South San Francisco, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Enzymes Related to Intraluminal Digestion of Dietary Fat
    • 1.1
      Lingual Lipase and Gastric Lipase
    • 1.2
      Pancreatic Lipase and Colipase
    • 1.3
      Carboxyl Ester Lipase
    • 1.4
      Bile Salts as Cofactors of Carboxyl Ester Lipase
    • 1.5
      Phospholipase A2
  • 2
    Bile
  • 3
    Product Phases of Lipid Digestion: Experience From in vitro Studies
  • 4
    Lipid-Phase Products Found in Luminal Contents During Digestion
  • 5
    Cooperative Effects in Lipid Digestion
  • 6
    Fate of Fat-Soluble Molecules During Fat Digestion
  • 7
    Conclusions