BuyFind

Biochemistry

6th Edition
Reginald H. Garrett + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305577206
BuyFind

Biochemistry

6th Edition
Reginald H. Garrett + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305577206

Solutions

Chapter
Section
Chapter 8, Problem 3P
Textbook Problem
597 views

Answers to all problems are at the end of this book. Detailed solutions are available in the Student Solutions Manual, Study Guide, and Problems Book.

Identifying Glycerophospholipids From your memory of the structures. name the glycerophospholipids that

a. carry a net positive charge at pH 7.

b. carry a net negative charge at pH 7.

c. have zero net charge at pH 7.

Expert Solution
Interpretation Introduction

(a)

To predict:

The name of glycerophospholipid that carry a net positive charge.

Introduction:

Glycerophospholipids are also known as phosphoglycerides which main constituents of cell membrane are and contains phosphate along with lipid in its structure.

A general structure of glycerophospholipids is as below in which they may have a saturated fatty acid, an unsaturated fatty acid and other small molecules:

Biochemistry, Chapter 8, Problem 3P , additional homework tip  1

Explanation of Solution

At pH-7 there is no common glycerophospholipids are found but at low pH values, Phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidyleth...

Expert Solution
Interpretation Introduction

(b)

To predict:

The name of glycerophospholipids that carry a net negative charge.

Introduction:

Glycerophospholipids are also known as phosphoglycerides which main constituents of cell membrane are and contains phosphate along with lipid in its structure.

A general structure of glycerophospholipids is as below in which they may have a saturated fatty acid, an unsaturated fatty acid and other small molecules:

Biochemistry, Chapter 8, Problem 3P , additional homework tip  2

Expert Solution
Interpretation Introduction

(c)

To predict:

The name of glycerophospholipid that carry a zero-net charge.

Introduction:

Glycerophospholipids are also known as phosphoglycerides which main constituents of cell membrane are and contains phosphate along with lipid in its structure.

A general structure of glycerophospholipids is as below in which they may have a saturated fatty acid, an unsaturated fatty acid and other small molecules:

Biochemistry, Chapter 8, Problem 3P , additional homework tip  3

Want to see this answer and more?

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

See solution

Additional Science Textbook Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts
Show solutions
In the United States, diets high in refined carbohydrate intakes, particularly added sugars from soft drinks, a...

Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies - Standalone book (MindTap Course List)

What impact has recombinant DNA technology had on genetics and society?

Human Heredity: Principles and Issues (MindTap Course List)

Describe the mechanism that powers the movement of the lithospheric plates.

Oceanography: An Invitation To Marine Science, Loose-leaf Versin

Why is the following situation impossible? A series circuit consists of an ideal AC source (no inductance or ca...

Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Technology Update (No access codes included)