MD2 + 3 Class notes

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  • Created by: j.everill
  • Created on: 13-04-15 10:11

Classnotes from powerpoint

  • Cholesterol is a waxy substance produced by the liver and found in certain foods.
  • needed to make vit D, some hormones + create bile salts that help digest fats
  • Complicated molecule
  • Cholesterol is a lipid
  • cant travel through blood stream + need to combine with lipoproteins
  • HDL's - transport cholesterol to liver where can be processed + sent out to body


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