Three saturated fatty acid molecules linked to a glycerol molecule.
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Bacteria occur in a wide range of shapes, including spheres, rods and spirals.
Triglycerides containing unsaturated fatty acids are liquid at room temperature.
An unsaturated monocarboxylic acid. The molecule contains double bond in cis orientation.
A white, waxy substance, a carboxylic acid of high carbon number.
Fatty acid molecules consist of a polar head and a non-polar tail, therefore they are suitable for removing fat stains.
Solid, white substance, a constituent of vegetable oils and animal fats.
A triol that is often used as an ingredient of creams and ointments.
Eukaryotic cells contain a number of organelles.
This animation explains active and passive transport processes occurring through cell membranes