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Biology LibreTexts

1.1: Lipid Structure

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    Skills to Develop

    • draw line structures of fatty acids given their trivial and symbolic names and the reverse
    • draw line structures of common phospholipids
    • identify proR and pro S substituents on a a prochiral C center.
    • explain the sn numbering systems for glycerophospholipids