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(biochem) the synthesis of fatty acids in the body from glucose and other substrates

lipogenesis lip·o·gen·e·sis (lĭp’ə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs)

lip’o·gen’ic (-jěn’ĭk) or li·pog’e·nous (lĭ-pŏj’ə-nəs) adj.


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