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Glycolysis Step by Step

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enzyme that transforms glucose to glucose 6 phosphate (G6P)
hexokinase
enzyme that rearranges glucose 6 phosphate to fructose 6 phosphate (F6P)
phosphohexose isomerase
enzyme that adds a phosphate to fructose 6 phosphate and turns in to fructose 16 biphosphate
phosphofructokinase
enzyme that catalyzes the break down of FBP into dihydroxyacetone phosphate (DAP) and glyceraldehyde 3 phosphate (G3P)
aldolase
molecule that starts off the energy harvesting reactions of Glycolysis
G3P glyceraldehyde 3 phosphate
G3P is converted to biphosphoglycerate (BPG) by what enzyme
triose phosphate dehydrogenase
Biphosphoglycerate transfers phosphate groups to ATP by what enzyme
phosphoglycerate kinase
after transferring phosphates to ATP BPG becomes what molecule
3PG
3PG is transformed to what molecule
2PG
2PG is converted to ____ by what enzyme
phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP)
phosphoenolpyruvate is converted to what molecule
pyruvate
in the energy harvesting reactions, ATP is created from the catalysis of which enzymes
phosphoglycerate kinase and pyruvate kinase
G3P is (reduced, oxidized) and forms NADH
oxidized
in the energy investing reactions, enzymes that phosphorylate molecules
hexokinase and phosphofructokinase
enzyme that oxidizes G3P to make NADH
Triose phosphate dehydrogenase