• Camelia oil and soybean-camelia oil blend enhance antioxidant activity and cardiovascular protection in hamsters

    3 days ago - By Nutrition JRNL

    Lipid, a major source of energy in the human body, can provide 9 kcal/g. Triacylglycerol is the principal component of lipid composed of one molecule of glycerol and three molecules of fatty acids. It is well established that TG can form emulsification droplets in the duodenum because of bile juice secretion, hydrolysis to free fatty acid and 2-monoacylglycerol in the presence of gastric and pancreatic lipase, and absorption through intestinal epithelial brush border. Meanwhile, both short- and medium-chain fatty acids can enter into hepatic portal vein for albumin attachment for...
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