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Yes it is most certainly possible. Glucose can be metabolised to glycogen, but it can also be metabolised to fatty acids and triglycerides. Glucose is converted into Acetyl-CoA through the anaerobic glycolysis, and Acetyl-CoA is used for the synthesis of fatty acids. An intermediate product of the anaerobic glycolysis is glycerinaldehyde-3-phosphate, which ...


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1 pound of pure fat, for example, oil, has 453.6 g x 9 kilocalories, which is 4.082 kilocalories. When metabolized, up to 5% of calories from fat can get lost due to thermic effect of food, so, theorhetically, you could get ~3, 878 calories from one pound of oil, which could be theoretically converted to ~430 g of body fat. Anyway, this does not happen at ...


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Any answer to this type of question is going to be constrained by two basic laws of physics, which are conservation of mass and conservation of energy. Conservation of mass tells us that any weight you gain or lose is going to be equal to the difference between the mass you take in and the mass you excrete. Furthermore, the body doesn't transmute one ...


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