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 biochemistry-related subjects, 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, and dig deeper into the field of triglycerides, cholesterol, and ketones.

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Course Details

  • Videos 14
  • Duration 1:05 h
  • Quiz questions 36
  • 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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By Ronnie E. on 24. January 2019 for Oxidation of Unsaturated and Other Fatty Acid s

Very eloquent :) my favorite on this website! would definitely recommend.

good review, need more quiz questions
By scott e. on 19. November 2018 for Fat Breakdown and Synthesis

Yea, these lessons site wide need more quiz questions. Only thing holding this site back from being outstanding.

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