NEET Zoology Digestion and Absorption Questions Solved


During digestion, before the action of lipase, fat is emulsified by:-
(a) ergosterols
(b) phospholipids
(c) lipoproteins
(d) digitonin

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(b) Lipase is an enzyme secreted by the pancreas that catalyses the breakdown of fats into fatty acids and glycerol in the small intestine. During digestion before the action of lipase, fat is emulsified by phospholipids. Phospholipid is a component of bile. Bile is produced in liver and have an important role in the emulsification of fats.

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