All Chapters
Ch. 1 - Introduction to Biochemistry
Ch. 2 - Water
Ch. 3 - Amino Acids
Ch. 4 - Protein Structure
Ch. 5 - Protein Techniques
Ch. 6 - Enzymes and Enzyme Kinetics
Ch. 7 - Enzyme Inhibition and Regulation
Ch. 8 - Protein Function
Ch. 9 - Carbohydrates
Ch. 10 - Lipids
Ch. 11 - Biological Membranes and Transport
Ch. 12 - Biosignaling
Clutch Review 1: Nucleic Acids, Lipids, & Membranes
Clutch Review 2: Biosignaling, Glycolysis, Gluconeogenesis, & PP-Pathway
Clutch Review 3: Pyruvate & Fatty Acid Oxidation, Citric Acid Cycle, & Glycogen Metabolism
Clutch Review 4: Amino Acid Oxidation, Oxidative Phosphorylation, & Photophosphorylation
Sections
Lipids
Fatty Acids
Fatty Acid Nomenclature
Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Triacylglycerols
Glycerophospholipids
Sphingolipids
Sphingophospholipids
Sphingoglycolipids
Sphingolipid Recap
Waxes
Eicosanoids
Isoprenoids
Steroids
Steroid Hormones
Lipid Vitamins
Comprehensive Final Map
Biological Membranes
Physical Properties of Biological Membranes
Types of Membrane Proteins
Integral Membrane Proteins
Peripheral Membrane Proteins
Lipid-Linked Membrane Proteins

Concept #2: Eicosanoid Functions

Concept #3: 1) Prostaglandins

Concept #4: 2) Thromboxanes

Concept #5: 3) Leukotrienes

Practice: Which of the following fatty acids is the precursor to the eicosanoids?

A) Arachadonic Acid.

B) Palmitic Acid. 

C) Steric Acid. 

D) Oleic Acid.

E) Carboxylic acid.

Practice: Which of the following is true regarding eicosanoids?

A) All eicosanoids contain three conjugated double bonds. 

B) All eicosanoids contain arachidonic acid and sphingosine. 

C) Prostaglandins and leukotrienes both contain a ring structure. 

D) Thromboxanes, prostaglandins & leukotrienes all contain a carboxyl group. 

Practice: Prostaglandins are local regulators whose chemical structure is derived from:

A) Oligosaccharides.

B) Fatty Acids.

C) Steroids.

D) Amino Acids. 

E) Isoprenoids.

Practice: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), like aspirin & ibuprofen, lower body temperatures by blocking production of which eicosanoid? 

A) Biological waxes. 

B) Prostaglandins. 

C) Sphingolipids. 

D) Vitamin D. 

E) Cholesterol & other isoprenoids.