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Because Vitamins A and D are fat soluble, so insufficient fats mean insufficient vitamins A and D

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What type of soluble vitamin is vitamin A?

Vitamin A is lipid soluble.

What type of lipid is vitamin a?

I could be wrong but a vitamin is not a lipid. A lipid is a fat. Vitamin A could be a fat soluble vitamin, but I am not sure if it is. According to my Chem book, Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin and is classified as a lipid. The lab book says to puncture a vitamin A capsule or use cod liver oil, so my guess is it is a triacylglycerol, i.e. an oil.

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What is soluble in a lipid?

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Is vitamin D a lipid soluble or a water soluble vitamin?

The vitamins A, D, E, and K are lipid [both fat and oil] soluble.

Is Vitamin C liposoluble?

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What Happens When You Don't Get Vitamin A?

important cause of ocular morbidity among patients with chronic liver disease and lipid malabsorption, and is a major cause of blindness, corneal keratinization, ulceration, and necrosis. Vitamin A is necessary for normal differentiation of nonsquamous epithelium; keratinization is a direct consequence of its deficiency. What Vitamin "A" is needed for: * Vision * Gene transcription * Immune function * Embryonic development and reproduction * Bone metabolism * Haematopoiesis * Skin health * Reducing risk of heart disease * Antioxidant Activity

Which lipid is used as the basis of vitamin D and sex hormones and bile?


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Tay-Sachs is a genetic disease where one of the normally present digestive enzymes is lacking. As a result, a particular lipid in the brain cells cannot be broken down. The resulting build-up of lipids in these cells can cause mental retardation and death.

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