5.07SC | Fall 2013 | Undergraduate

Biological Chemistry I

Module III: Using Energy to Make Macromolecules

Session 20: Carbohydrate Biosynthesis III: Pentose Phosphate Pathway

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Lecture Topics

  • Pentose Phosphate Pathway (PPP)
  • PPP Modes: Oxidative and Non-oxidative
  • PPP Details


  • Chapter 15: Glucose Catabolism
    • The Pentose Phosphate Pathway

Lecture Video: Pentose Phosphate Pathway

In this video, Professor Essigmann reviews the Pentose Phosphate Pathway (PPP). He describes in detail the two distinct modes in the pathway: the oxidative mode and the non-oxidative mode.

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