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Lipids containing only C, H, and O. Compare: heterolipids.
Synonym(s): simple lipids
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Granuloma formation may result from simple lipids in some cases (cholesterol granuloma).
There are three major types of lipids: simple lipids, phospholipids, and steroids.
Fat characterisation: Saponification value: Iodine value; Free fatty acid value: Peroxide value: Thin-layer chromatography separation of simple lipids.