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This question about fats and oils was moved to Chemistry after I answered it and the answer had been accepted. I don't really see why it was moved. It is no more chemical than lots of other questions that are left in Biology. Fats and oils are natural products/biological material, and the explanation of their properties provides an underpinning for understanding the behaviour of biological membranes.

I'm pretty sure the chemists will see it as too biological.

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The question is about the chemistry of a molecule that is very important in biology. It is in the overlapping area between the chemistry and the biology site, and would be on-topic on both of them, in my opinion.

In general, I think we should not migrate questions in this overlapping area unless the author asks us to.

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Whilst the molecules in question are obviously very important in biology, I saw no biological context in either the question or the answer. With that in mind I applied our guidelines for questions about bio-informatics (requiring a clear biological context) and moved it across to Chemistry, where it has gained another answer.

I did glance at how much rep would be lost by this action, admittedly I didn't clock that it was accepted and apologise for any inconvenience this caused, however I still felt it wasn't biologically motivated enough to be on-topic for us.

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