fatty acids, free
Free fatty acids circulate in the bloodstream, bound to albumin. They are released from adipose tissue, especially in the fasting state, as a fuel for muscle and other tissues. The normal concentration in plasma is between 0.5 and 2 μmol/L, increasing with fasting and exercise.
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free fatty acids
"free fatty acids." A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition. . Encyclopedia.com. (May 22, 2018). http://www.encyclopedia.com/education/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/free-fatty-acids
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