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What are Lipids ? What are the Importance in Human Body

Lipids¬†are involved mainly with long-term energy storage. They are generally¬†insoluble in polar substances such as water. Secondary functions of lipids include structural components (as in the case of phospholipids that are the major building block in cell membranes) and “messengers” (hormones) that play roles in communications within and between cells. Lipids Definition: Lipids are a […]

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  • Updated January 22, 2019