Metabolism III: Aerobic Metabolism

Concept: Aerobic Metabolism-- Pyruvate Oxidation, Krebs, the ETC

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Problem: “Burning” fat is the process of breaking stored fat down into free individual units of Acetyl CoA. Which of the following metabolic pathways can be powered by the breakdown of fats? (Choose all that apply).

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Problem: The amino acid alanine (among others) can be broken down to pyruvate. Which of the following metabolic pathways can be powered by the breakdown of alanine? (Choose all that apply).

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