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  • Shipment tracking for "fat parcels" in the body

    Without fat, nothing works in the body: These substances serve as energy suppliers and important building blocks - including for the envelopes of living cells. Numerous diseases are related to disorders in the fat metabolism, such as obesity or cancer. Researchers from the LIMES Institute at the Uni more

  • Bioplastics from Waste Fats

    450 million tons of plastic are produced globally each year. PHAs represent a tentative approach to defeating the plague that is plastic. PHA stands for Polyhydroxyalkanoates. Polyhydroxyalkanoates are biopolymers and are referred to as bioplastics due to the similarity of their thermoplastic mallea more

  • Fat-blocking effect of nanofibers discovered

    This discovery could aid in the global battle against obesity, as experiments done in a simulated gastrointestinal tract showed that nanocellulose fibres 100 times smaller than the width of a human hair could cut fat absorption by up to 48 per cent. In animal experiments, rats fed with heavy cream c more

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A Guide to the Different Types of Fat

Fat is an important nutrient in our diets, but there’s a lot of talk of different types of fats, and whether these types are beneficial or harmful to our health. These different fat classifications have their roots in chemistry – and chemistry can also help explain their effects. This graphic takes more

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Animal fat

Animal fat Animal fats are rendered tissue fats that can be obtained from a variety of animal s. Human nutrition Animal fats are often claimed to be unhealthy owing to their association with high cholesterol levels in the blood. Animal fat ... more

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