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Can you please tell me how saturated fat and cholesterol differ?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Different chemicals

Intake of saturated fats increases blood cholesterol, though these are chemically different.
Saturated fats are fatty acids linked to glycerine, where as cholesterol is a ring structure with five beneze like rings with side groups.

In brief: Different chemicals

Intake of saturated fats increases blood cholesterol, though these are chemically different.
Saturated fats are fatty acids linked to glycerine, where as cholesterol is a ring structure with five beneze like rings with side groups.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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