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 35
  • 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 juan martin l. on 27. August 2020 for Lipid Metabolism

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Lipid metabolism is explained very well!
By Ghazal V. on 28. May 2020 for Lipid Metabolism

My professors at university failed to explain lipid metabolism in an understandable manner. Prof Ahern does a great job in explaining complex topics and I am really grateful for that. Thank you

By Evgeniya G. on 23. May 2019 for Steroids and Bile Acids: Movement of Cholesterol

Very high-yield. Thank you for underlining this moment, crucial in treating hypercholesterolemia.

By Ronnie E. on 24. January 2019 for Oxidation of Unsaturated and Other Fatty Acids

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