Prof. S. J. Josiah

Review classification of lipids. Lipid micelles, Monolayer and bilayers.

Lipoprotein systems.

Oxidation and synthesis of fatty acids, cholesterol synthesis.

Formation of ketone bodies. Integration of lipid metabolism.

 

Acetic acid as a central precursor for biosynthesis of lipids.

Disorders of lipid metabolism. Metabolism steroids. Disorders of steroids metabolism

 

Dr. Georgina O. Erifeta

Structure determination.

Metabolism of phospholipids and glycolipids. Calmodulin in lipid metabolism.

Distribution function, clinical application and biosynthesis of glycolipids, leukotrienes, thromboxanes.

 

MR. Paul Osagiede

Methods of extraction and purification of lipids.

 


Level of Study: 300 Level