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Name: Glycolysis
ID: m44432
Language: English (en)
Summary: By the end of this section, you will be able to:
  • Describe the overall result in terms of molecules produced in the breakdown of glucose by glycolysis
  • Compare the output of glycolysis in terms of ATP molecules and NADH molecules produced
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: aerobic respiration, aldolase, cellular respiration, enolase, glucose breakdown, glycolysis, hexokinase, isomerase, phosphofructokinase, pyruvate, pyruvate kinase, pyruvic acid
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
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Maintainers: OpenStax College (, Cnx Biology (

Latest version: 1.6 (history)
First publication date: Aug 23, 2012 10:46 am -0500
Last revision to module: Jun 4, 2013 8:46 am -0500


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Version: 1.6 Jun 4, 2013 8:46 am -0500 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.5 Apr 8, 2013 9:54 am -0500 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.4 Mar 7, 2013 2:51 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.3 Feb 28, 2013 12:20 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.2 Jan 28, 2013 12:09 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
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Version: 1.1 Aug 28, 2012 12:51 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
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