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1

Excess G6P is converted into

Glycogen or
pentode phosphates which are converted into nucleotides

2

Pyruvate can be converted into

Lactate or amino acids

3

Acetyl coA can be converted into

Ketone bodies or
Cholesterol and lipids

4

Products from TCA can make

Amino acids

5

Nucleotides can be made from

Amino acids and pentode phosphates

6

Describe gluconeogenesis

Pyruvate to oxaloacetate (pyruvate carboxylase)
Oxaloacetate to phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP carboxylase)
To fructose 1,6 bisphosphate (lose 6 ATPs)
To F6P (F16bP phosphotase)
To G6P
To glucose (G6 phosphotase)

7

Amino acids can enter respiration

As pyruvate
Acetyl coA
In TCA

8

Fatty acids enter respiration as

Acetyl coA
They can also be converted into ketone bodies