There are many differences between men and women, and between lean and obese subjects, in fatty acid and very low-density lipoprotein triglyceride and apolipoprotein B-100 metabolism. Currently, observations in this area are predominantly descriptive. The mechanisms responsible for sexual dimorphism in lipid metabolism are largely unknown.
|Number of pages||21|
|Journal||Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Jun 1 2009|
- Fatty acid
- Substrate flux