BIle Salts Flashcards Preview

My NBCE - Biochemistry- General Principles > BIle Salts > Flashcards

Flashcards in BIle Salts Deck (9):
1

Metabolic "fate" of cholesterol.

Bile salts

2

Major types of bile salts. 2

glycocholic acid
taurocholic acid

3

Bile salts are _______ soluble with strong _____ action.

Water
detergent

4

Bile salts form via _______ linkages.

peptide

5

Bile salt taste.

Extremely bitter

6

Bile salt function: accelerate _________ action.

Pancreatic lipase

7

Bile salt function: aid in __________ absorption.

Fat soluble vitamin

8

Bile salt function: Keep ________ in solution.

cholesterol

9

Bile salt function: stimulates __________.

Intestinal motility