Lipids and Biomembranes

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Are the fatty acids in cholesterol categorized by saturated and unsaturated?

Please refer to one of the slides from lecture 8 showing the chemical formula of cholesterol. As you can see, the short hydrocarbon chain is saturated because it doesn't contain a double bond. 

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