Asked in Genetics
Is the amount of energy released when nutrients are burned?
The amount of energy released when nutrients are burned is called a calorie. A wax, fat like substance with the body is a cholesterol. ...
Asked in Cholesterol
What is the difference between 'no cholesterol' and 'cholesterol free'?
Something with no cholesterol has no cholesterol in it; something that is cholesterol free can either be free of cholesterol (and thus has no cholesterol - see above) or it has free cholesterol, in which case the level of cholesterol is indeterminate without further information. ...
Is a lipid a good or bad cholesterol?
No. Lipid is neither a good nor a bad cholesterol, but cholesterol is a type of lipid. Lipids is another word for "fats." They are made of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen. They include fatty acids, neutral fats, wax and steroids. They are organic compounds which, along with proteins and carbohydrates, constitute the chief components of living cells. Lipids are stored in the body and is a source of fuel and energy. ...
Asked in Health
Quantitative determination of cholesterol in the blood?
TC ,or total serum cholesterol, is a quantitative analysis of cholesterol in the patients blood. The type of cholesterol is as important as the quantity of cholesterol. ...
Asked in Science
Why gaseous form of wax is called vapour wax not gaseous wax?
It is because wax changes from solid to liquid and wax cannot be in gaseous form. That's why we say, 'wax vapour' instead of 'gaseous wax'. ...