Asked Jan 5, 2020

 Describe the basic structure of phospholipids and glycolipids. What functions do these lipids have in living organisms? 


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Phospholipids have the same basic structure as triglycerides, except that one of the fatty acid group is replaced with a phosphate group.  Phospholipids are the class of lipids, which is known to be the main component of all the cell membranes.  These a...

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