The direction of the reaction can be followed by going along the reaction arrow. This is a reaction in the glycolytic pathway involving a three-carbon sugar. The number of carbon atoms can be seen as black spheres.
The figure below shows:
A. The formation of pyruvic acid during glycolysis
B. The synthesis o ADP
C. The breakdown of ATP to perform cellular work
D. The removal of a phosphate group from ADP
E. The synthesis of ATP through the addition of a phosphate group
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