Module 8: Metabolism (PPT)

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Hydrolysisbreaks the bonds in ATP, thus releasing energyEnzymesproteins that facilitate chemical reactions without being changed in the process; protein catalystsCoenzymesassist enzymes in their activitiesVitamins and mineralsare essential parts of the diet. They are needed for the proper function of metabolic pathways in the body.From our diet or synthesized precursors available in the dietAre vitamins stored in the body? If not, where can we obtain vitamins.Minerals are obtained through diet but it is also stored in the skeletal tissuesWhere can we obtain minerals?