What are the molecules found in lipids?
Lipids are mainly made up of glycerol and fatty acids.
A lipid molecule is a triglyceride. Glycerol is a trihydric alcohol. A long chain fatty acid molecule gets attached to each of three hydroxylic
The fatty acid may be saturated or unsaturated. The general formula of saturated fatty acid is
Fatty acid gets attached to
In phospholipids, a phosphate