How would hydrolysis affect your fat? Explain.

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The question is basically self explanatory, I just can't find the answer in my textbook nor online.  Thank you.

Aug 27th, 2015

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Hydrolysis is the addition of water molecule in form hydrogen ions and hydroxyl ions ,it helps in breaking the bonds .But in other words hydrolysis  of fat is where enzymes like lipases the break ester bonds between glycerol and fatty acids, or phosphate groups of the fats.

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