By. Jessica Lee
Lipids are made mostly from carbon and hydrogen atoms. Most lipids are fats, oils, and waxes.
- Building Blocks: Fatty Acids and Glycerol.
- Energy storage, mobilization, and utilization.
- Storage of vitamins-ADEK.
- Protection of organs.
- Hormone production.
- Important part of cell membranes (phospholipid bilayer) and waterproof coverings.
- Vegetable oil
- Fat-soluble vitamins