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 3
  • Duration 1:05 h
  • Quiz questions 26
  • Topic reviews 7


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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Very concise and straight-forward
By Nico D. on 10. February 2017 for Lipid Metabolism: Steroids & Bile Acids

Great lecture! I hope that the rate limiting steps in the reactions can be highlighted in the presentations as these are common exam questions :)

By Yuyutsu K. on 01. February 2017 for Lipid Metabolism

Very helpful Keep it up .. easy to understand . Lecture in a simple way