First published in 1990: This book discusses the role of fat digestion with regards to Lingual and Gastric Lipases.
Table of Contents
1. Historical Background 2. Fat Digestion and Absorption 3. Lingual Lipase 4. Pegastric Esterase 5. Gastric Lipase 6. Role of Lingual and Gastric Lipases in Fat Digestion and Absorption
Margit Hamosh, Ph.D., is Professor of Pediatrics and Chief, Division of Developmental Biology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.