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Lipids are a broad group of naturally-occurring molecules which includes fats, waxes, sterols, fat-soluble vitamins (such as vitamins A, D, E and K), monoglycerides, diglycerides, phospholipids, and others. The main biological functions of lipids include energy storage, as structural components of cell membranes, and as important signaling molecules.
Child-oriented nutritional intervention contributes advantageously to parents’ diets

Child-oriented nutritional intervention contributes advantageously to parents’ diets

NIH researchers show how investigational drug works against rare, fatal genetic disease

NIH researchers show how investigational drug works against rare, fatal genetic disease

Nagoya University researchers define new category of genetic skin diseases

Nagoya University researchers define new category of genetic skin diseases

Targeting acid metabolite reduces size and spread of breast cancer

Targeting acid metabolite reduces size and spread of breast cancer

UAB improves dry eye treatment with development of new guidelines and expansion of clinic

UAB improves dry eye treatment with development of new guidelines and expansion of clinic

New Cornell discovery could lead to effective treatment for tuberculosis

New Cornell discovery could lead to effective treatment for tuberculosis

Scientists show how muscles request more energy from fat storage tissues

Scientists show how muscles request more energy from fat storage tissues

Research presents crystal structure of enzyme implicated in cancer, neurodegenerative diseases

Research presents crystal structure of enzyme implicated in cancer, neurodegenerative diseases

UC biologist explores structural complexities of butterflies to unlock mysteries of human infertility

UC biologist explores structural complexities of butterflies to unlock mysteries of human infertility

Carbon nanotubes show great potential to facilitate neuronal regeneration

Carbon nanotubes show great potential to facilitate neuronal regeneration

Tiny biological nanoparticles offer enormous potential for diagnostic and therapeutic applications

Tiny biological nanoparticles offer enormous potential for diagnostic and therapeutic applications

Scientists discover link between sugar metabolism and peroxisomal biogenesis disorders

Scientists discover link between sugar metabolism and peroxisomal biogenesis disorders

Popular prostate drug has negative impact on men's overall health, study suggests

Popular prostate drug has negative impact on men's overall health, study suggests

Could a blood test predict how cancer spreads in children?

Could a blood test predict how cancer spreads in children?

Researchers find molecule that darkens skin without UV exposure and may protect against skin cancer

Researchers find molecule that darkens skin without UV exposure and may protect against skin cancer

Study provides new insight into cells that rejuvenate the brain

Study provides new insight into cells that rejuvenate the brain

Natural sugar may trigger immune system to treat atherosclerosis, study finds

Natural sugar may trigger immune system to treat atherosclerosis, study finds

Delayed eating can increase weight and negatively affect fat metabolism

Delayed eating can increase weight and negatively affect fat metabolism

Cancer treatment may be effective therapy for psoriasis

Cancer treatment may be effective therapy for psoriasis

UW researchers demonstrate new method for digital information processing in living cells

UW researchers demonstrate new method for digital information processing in living cells