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Glycolysis: Acronyms and Enzymes

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Glucose 6 phosphate
G6P
Fructose 6 phosphate
F6P
Fructose 1 6 bisphosphate
FBP
Glyceraldehyde 3 P
G3P
Dihydroxyacetone P
DAP
1 3 Bisphosphoglycerate
BPG
3 Phosphoglycerate
3PG
2 Phosphoglycerate
2PG
Phosphoenolpyruvate
PEP
Pyruvate
Final product of Glycolysis
Hexokinase
Adds a phosphate group to Glucose
Phosphohexose isomerase
Rearranges Glucose 6 phosphate to a 5 member ring
Phosphofructokinase
Adds a phosphate group to Fructose 6-Phosphate
Aldolase
Lyses Fructose 1, 6 Bisphosphate into Dihydroxyacetone-P and Glyceraldehyde-3-P
Triose phosphate isomerase
Converts Dihydroxyacetone-P to Glyceraldehyde-3-P
Triose phosphate dehydrogenase
Adds a phosphate to Glyceraldehyde-3-P
Phosphoglycerate kinase
Takes a phosphate from 1 3-Bisphosphate to regenerate ATP
Phosphoglyceromutase
Changes 3-Phosphoglycerate into its isomer, 2-Phosphoglycerate
Enolase
Removes water from 2-Phosphoglycerate to generate Phosphoenolpyruvate
Pyruvate kinase
Takes a phosphate group from Phosphoenolpyruvate to regenerate ATP and form Pyruvate