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Respiratory Distress Syndrome is caused by lack of _ which results in _ and is often seen in _
lack of the surfactant DiPalmitoyl Lecithin (DPL) which prevents collapse of alveoli - collapsed lung, seen in premature babies (who aren't yet making DPL from sphingomyelin) and chemotherapy patients
3 ways of regulating cholesterol levels in cells
1. Cholesterol inhibits HMG CoA Reductase in cholesterol sythinesis 2. Activation of ACAT which esterifies cholesterol to cholesteryl ester 3. CHolesterol inhibits synthesis of LDL receptor
what do PPAR's bind and what do they cause
bind free fatty acids, causing upregulation of FA oxidation enzymes
_ is inhibited by aspirin and does _
Cyclooxygenases such as the one that converts arachadonic acid to to prostaglandin
AA's that are only Ketogenic
Leucine and Lysine