Fatty Acids, Glycerol, and Lipids | Biochemistry

Dr Matt & Dr Mike's Medical YouTube show

Summary: In this video, Dr Mike explains how lipids (fats) are comprised of fatty acids and glycerol. He shows examples of short and long chain fatty acids, saturated, unsaturated, and polyunsaturated fatty acids. And the process of combining fatty acids with glycerol to form triglycerides.