Flashcards in Chapter 8 Biochemistry and Nutrition and Feed Deck (81)
Ketones are implicated in which disease?
The study of chemical compounds and complex reactions in living systems is known as:
How would you classify a carbohydrate containing 5 saccharides unts?
What is another name for glucose?
Blood types are characterized by the carbohydrate portions of BLANK on the surface of cells and the carbohydrate portion of serum BLANK.
BLANK are the main constituents of animals fats.
The sheath around many nerves is called:
The component parts of triglycerides are cholesterol and free fatty acids.
Animal fat contains more unsaturated fatty acid then vegetable oils.
Prostaglandin is a hormone that is derived from lipids.
What animal has a tongue that secretes lipase to digest fats and oils?
A complex lipid that includes a carbohydrate portion is a :
Blood plasma that appears cloudy may be in indication of what condition or disease state?
Cholesterol is a steroid.
In dogs and pigs, the digestion of lipids does not begin until food reaches the stomach.
Cholesterol is soluble in blood.
BLANK are the building blocks of proteins.
What regulates body functions?
What is an example of a structural portein?
What type of protein is typically intracellular and helps to turn on or off chemical reactions?
What proteins are biological catalysts which perform work of chemical reactions in cells?
Enzymes are an example of what type of biochemical compounds?
Some amino acids are considered essential only for young growing animals.
The deficiency of what essential micromineral results in anemia and fatty degeneration of the liver?
Many micromnerals are toxic at high concentrations.
What is the chemical name of vitamin C?
Monogastric species are often referred to as:
What vitamin is water soluble?
What micromineral is an important component of Vitamin B12?