Yeast Metabolism: yeast metabolizes simple sugars and some disaccharides; however it lacks certain enzymes for breaking down disaccharides
a. Glucose: this is a monosaccharide so it's readily metabolized by yeast via aerobic or anaerobic respiration
Compare/contrast how you think these sugars below would be metabolized by yeast. Be sure to explain your reasoning. Refer to their molecular structures in Figure 6-3.
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