A&P Bio 211 Chpt 25
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The addition of a high energy phosphate group to a molecule
The synthesis of lipids from notlipid precursors
A large polypeptide with a complex stucture
Organic waste products of metabolism that contain nitrogen, such as urea, uric acid, and creatinine.
adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
The hormone that stimulates the production and secretion of glucocorticoids by the zona fasciculata of the suprarenal (adrenal) cortex; released by the adenohypophysis (anterior lobe of the pituitary gland) in response to corticotropin-releasing hormone.
an abnormally low body tempurature
The synthesis of complex organic compounds from simpler precursors.
The catabolism of lipids as a source of energy.
Relatively large droplets that may contain triglycerides, phospholipids, and cholesterol in association with proteins; synthesized and released by intestinal cells and transported to the venous blood by the lymphoid system.
An essential organic nutient that functions as a coenzyme in vital enzymatic reactions.
Keto acids produced during the catabolism of lipids and ketogenic amino acids; specifically, acetone, acetoacetate, and beta-hydroxybutyrate.
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