Asked in Botany or Plant Biology
What is a waxy fat-like substance found only in animal products?
Cholesterol is a waxy fat-like substance found only in animal products.
Asked in Organic Chemistry
Where does glycerin comes from?
Pure glycerin is derived from animal fats. There is a substance in animal fat which is glycerin. A product which say it is free from animal fats is misleading if it contains glycerin in it. Glycerin is animal fat or rather a substance from the fat. Although glycerin can be from vegetable its best to make sure specially if you're a veggie. ...
Asked in Animal Life
Why there are differences in the protein and fat content of the plant and animal tissue?
Asked in Cardiovascular Health, Nutrition
What substance associated with animal fat is responsible for the narrowing of arteries?
Cholesterol is the substance associated with animal fat that causes atherosclerosis(the narrowing, or hardening, of arteries due to plaque that is formed from cholesterol build up in coronary arteries). ...
Asked in Pancreas
The pancreas secretes which substance to help the small intestine digest food?
carbohydrates, protein, and fat in the chyme.
Asked in Fat Content
What would happen to the fat content of your diet if you altered your protein intake from animal to plant sources?
Your fat content will decrease with this change!
Asked in Health
What is proto plasma?
Protoplasm is the substance of the living cell of a plant or animal. It includes the nucleus and the cytoplasm (the protoplasm that surrounds the nucleus). Protoplasm is a translucent semi-liquid that contains protein, fat, carbohydrates, and other molecules in water. ...
Asked in Biochemistry
Is amino acid to protein as fat is to lipid?
No. An amino acid is the monomer or building block of a protein. Fat is the "street term" for lipid, so essentially fat and lipid are synonyms. Amino acid and protein are not the same substance because many amino acids plus extensive folding, coiling, pleating, or looping create polypeptides, which then join together as a functional protein. ...
Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between animal protein and fruit protein?
The difference between animal protein and fruit protein is foods derived from animals contain complete proteins, they often tend to be high in unsaturated fat. While protein from that of fruits and vegetables, combined to make their incomplete proteins complete, are a healthier alternative. ...
Asked in Energy
What is the substance produced when the body breaks down fat for energy?
Glucose when it breaks down protein, it makes Creatine Monohydrate.