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Bile Acids Multiple Choice Questions

Bile Acids Multiple Choice Questions

This is the minimum of what you need to know to answer bile acid multiple choice questions on your board exams.

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– Bile acids are conjugated in the liver to glycine or taurine before being secreted
– Cholesterol -> conjugated into primary bile acid — (bacteria in intestines removes glycine and hydroxyl group) → get secondary bile acid.
– cholesterol -> cholic acid —(bacteria) –> deoxycholic acid
– cholesterol -> chenodeoxycholic acid –(bacteria) –> lithocholic acid.

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