Glycolysis

Science / Biology / Glycolysis: The universal cellular metabolic process in the cells cytoplasm where 6-carbon glucose is split into two 3-carbon pyruvate molecules, and some ATP and NADH are produced. Click here to view the On-Line Biology Book chapter on glycolysis.

Fermentation

Science / Biology / Fermentation: The synthesis of ATP in the absence of oxygen through glycolysis. MORE

Metabolic Pathway

Science / Biology / Metabolic Pathway: A series of individual chemical reactions in a living system that combine to perform one or more important functions. The product of one reaction in a pathway serves as the substrate for the following MORE

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