Glycolysis

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Glycolysis (from the Greek glycos, sugar, and lysis, breakdown) is a pathway that partially catabolizes carbohydrates, primarily glucose. It consists of 10 enzymatic reactions that convert a six-carbon molecule of glucose into two three-carbon molecules of pyruvate, the ionized form of pyruvic acid (Figure 4-19). The

Carbohydrates

Carbohydrates

Pyruvic Acid Krebs Cycle

FIGURE 4-18

Pathways linking the energy released from the catabolism of fuel molecules to the formation of ATP.

FIGURE 4-18

Pathways linking the energy released from the catabolism of fuel molecules to the formation of ATP.

Vander et al.: Human Physiology: The Mechanism of Body Function, Eighth Edition

Protein Activity and Cellular Metabolism CHAPTER FOUR

Protein Activity and Cellular Metabolism CHAPTER FOUR

HO OH H OH

H OH Glucose

HO OH H OH

H OH Glucose 6-phosphate

OH H Fructose 6-phosphate

OH H Fructose 6-phosphate

^ADP

OH H

OH H

COOH

3-Phosphoglycerate

1,3-Bisphosphoglycerate

CH2-OH O

I II

COO-2-Phosphoglycerate

H2O O ADP

COO-Phosphoenolpyruvate

Fructose 1,6-bisphosphate

T

O

ch2-o-p-o-

CH2-|

O- ©

1 1

3-Phosphoglyceraldehyde

NAD+ CH-OH

COO-Pyruvate

COO-

(anaerobic)

COO-

(anaerobic)

(aerobic)

To Krebs cycle

Lactate

(aerobic)

To Krebs cycle

Dihydroxyacetone phosphate

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