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  1. #1 Carbohydrates changes to fat 
    Forum Freshman Deividas's Avatar
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    How carbohydrates convert to fat? What are processes, how and where they are processing? Maybe here's some cycle?


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    Carbs are used to generate acetyl CoA which is added to a Fatty acid chain by F.A. synthase. Usually in the liver.

    P.S. biochem sucks.


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    :wink: ye, I remembered my olympiad of biology and remember acetyl CoA !
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