The Sexual Dimorphism of Lipid Kinetics in Humans

  title={The Sexual Dimorphism of Lipid Kinetics in Humans},
  author={Sylvia Santosa and Michael D Jensen},
  booktitle={Front. Endocrinol.},
In addition to the obvious differences in body shape, there are substantial differences in lipid metabolism between men and women. These differences include how dietary fatty acids are handled, the secretion and clearance of very low-density lipoprotein-triglycerides, the release rates of free fatty acids (FFA) from adipose tissue relative to energy needs… CONTINUE READING