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Alcoholic Fermentation

Alcoholic Fermentation is a type of cellular Respiration which does not require oxygen (anaerobic respiration), and involves the breaking down of glucose to pyruvic acid and then finally ethanol.

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Re: Help with alcoholic fermentaion write up!

sorry but I'm not really familiar with what upstream and downstream pathways of fermentation are...could you please clear that up? Thanks for the reply though :) muchly appreciated

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by LaLa13
Wed Sep 28, 2011 4:14 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help with alcoholic fermentaion write up!
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Help with alcoholic fermentaion write up!

okay i am writing a report on alcoholic fermentation and i am totally confused! I've been trying to research what enzymes are used and what their ...

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by LaLa13
Mon Sep 26, 2011 5:40 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Help with alcoholic fermentaion write up!
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Brewer's Yeast strains

... species Saccharomyces cerevisiae has been used in baking and fermenting alcoholic beverages for thousands of years. It is also extremely important ... to maintain low inhibition levels by ethanol of the growth rate ( ), fermentation rate (v) or respiration rate ( ) of Saccharomyces cerevisiae ...

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by aswini
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:42 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Brewer's Yeast strains
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Hello kind folks, I have a question about fermentation. I do know that in plants, alcoholic or ethanol formation occurs when oxygen is not available. Are there any plants that produce ...

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by nik77
Wed Jan 13, 2010 4:16 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Fermentation
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... those sugars, and we do that through cellular respiration. @douglebod Fermentation is strictly defined as any way of anaerobically degrade pyruvic ... pyruvate accepts electrons from NADH directly and becomes lactate), alcoholic fermentation (where pyruvate is first decarboxylated to acetaldehyde ...

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by jwalin
Mon Oct 12, 2009 6:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fermentation in Plants?
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