Biochemistry - Lipid - Discussion

Discussion :: Lipid - Section 1 (Q.No.5)


Triacylglycerols are

[A]. soluble in water
[B]. insoluble in water
[C]. soluble in water at elevated temperature
[D]. partially soluble in water

Answer: Option B


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Mustase said: (Nov 25, 2016)  
Fat is soluble at elevated temperature. It is a solid only at room temperature.

Ahad P Mwasimba said: (Feb 8, 2019)  
True, triacylgrycerols are insoluble in water because they are neutral (non polar).

Jaithanya said: (Jan 28, 2020)  
They are insoluble in water and soluble in organic solvents.

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