Biochemistry – MCQ 84 – Lipoproteins and high carbohydrate diet

A person on a fat free carbohydrate rich diet continues to grow obese. Which of the following lipoproteins is likely to be elevated in his blood?
A. Chylomicrons
B. VLDL
C. LDL
D. HDL

Correct answer : B. VLDL

High carbohydrate diet increases lipid synthesis. There is increased synthesis of tryglycerides and secretion of VLDL by liver.

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