Lipid Compounds

General names for lipids include fatty acids, soap, wax, triglycereides, phospholipids, steroids, sphingolipids, and prostaglandins. The well known examples are given here for review. Self Quiz on lipid compounds.

 

 Lipid Compound

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Fatty Acids

 Lauric Acid
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Stearic Acid
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Oleic Acid
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Linoleic Acid
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Arachadonic Acid
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 Soap
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Other Lipids

Triglyceride
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Phospholipid - Lecithin
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Wax
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Cholesterol - Steroid
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 Testosterone - Steroid
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  Prostaglandin
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Sphingomyelin
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