• glucose
  • Generate ATP Triose stage Berg, Tymoczko & Stryer, 2002 Fig. 16.3 Stage 1 of Glycolysis Detail Berg, Tymoczko & Stryer, 2002 Fig. 16.X Conversion of Glucose by Hexokinase carbon numbering Hexokinase present in all cells of all organisms Kinases are enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a phosphoryl group from ATP to an acceptor Reaction Purposes: mechanism Glycolysis Step 1 G= -16.7 kJ/mol 1. (slidegur.com)
  • Steady state rates of glucose metabolism were achieved at extracellular levels of approximately 1 mmol l -1 glucose for RBCs from all species showing that within species normal extracellular glucose level is not a primary determinant of basal level of glycolysis. (biologists.org)