Lipid Metabolism

Lipid Metabolism

by Kevin Ahern, PhD

This course provides comprehensive and distinct descriptions of important processes and pathways of lipid metabolism. It is suitable for undergraduate students of the subject, medical students, and everyone who is simply looking to gain a better understanding of the molecular basis of life.

You will learn the basic principles of lipid metabolism including anabolism and catabolism, triglycerides, cholesterol, and ketones.

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Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 1:05 h
  • Quiz questions 37
  • Articles 9


Your Educators of course Lipid Metabolism

 Kevin Ahern, PhD

Kevin Ahern, PhD

Kevin Ahern received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Oklahoma State University, and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Oregon State University. Currently working as professor of biochemistry and biophysics at Oregon State University, he loves to write poetry and song lyrics. His previous works include “A Limerick a Day For a Year” and “Merry Metabolic and Miscellanic Melodies”. He is also a co-author of the popular biochemistry textbooks, “Biochemistry Free and Easy”.

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This is just what every medical student need to excel in this course
By Queeneth U. on 01. May 2018 for Lipid Metabolism

Wonderful! An awesome lecturer, he just has a unique way of passing the message. Great work Sir

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By Mark A. on 28. April 2018 for Lipid Metabolism

Great lecturer very knowledgeable of subject matter at an admirable pace. Good job

Excellent Lecture :)
By Timothy B. on 22. December 2017 for Beta Oxidation of Fatty Acids

I finally understood why keto diet is so effective :) Thank you Dr. Kevin!

Loved it!
By Genevieve R. on 20. November 2017 for Fat Breakdown and Synthesis

The Good: Lecture: 5/5 Amazing Lecture! I learned a lot! The Not so good: Quiz:2/5 Only 1 question....and was not as specific as I would like it to have been. Perhaps consider having at least 50% of the terms discussed included in the Quiz.

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