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Embden-meyerhof pathway

Embden-meyerhof pathway

The main pathway for anerobic degradation of carbohydrate. Starch or glycogen is hydrolysed to glucose 1 phosphate and then through a series of intermediates, yielding two atp molecules per glucose and producing either pyruvate which feeds into the tricarboxylic acid cycle) or lactate.

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... you only get the net 2ATPs produced in glycolysis. glycolysis (or Embden-Meyerhoff) pathway is consisted by a 10-enzymatic reactions (which 3 of thew are non-reversible reactions) ...

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by victor
Sat Jul 14, 2007 5:21 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Glycolysis
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How many ATPs are generated in glycolysis?

The complete glycolytic cycle includes the Krebs cycle not just the Embden-Meyerhoff pathway. Ergo the total gain of Adenosine Triphophates is somewhere, depending upon the metabolized ...

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by csharp
Sun Mar 25, 2007 6:44 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How many ATPs are generated in glycolysis?
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