Plant and Microbial Lipids (FDSC 811.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
FDSC 811 01 January 2018 Xiao Qiu
FDSC 811 01 January 2016


Provides a comprehensive overview of plant and microbial lipids (fatty acids, triglycerides, glycolipids, phospholipids, sphingolipids, fatty glycosides, wax esters, estolide, isoprenoids, sterols and carotenoids), their chemical structure, properties, nutrition, biochemistry, molecular biology and biotechnology, as well as their industrial processing and utilities.


CHEM 250 or BMSC 230 or equivalent or permission of the instructor.

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