Triglyceride accounts for almost one third of the fat eaten by the people in the developed countries.. Key enzyme in fat absorption can also be key to losing weightScientists at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease have found that a key enzyme involved in the absorption of fat may also be key to reducing it. The enzyme acyl CoA: monoacylglycerol acyltransferase 2 or is in the intestines MGAT2 and plays an important role in the absorption of dietary fat by catalyzing a critical step in the preparation of triglycerides, a type of fat.
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