Monday, November 18, 2013
Review reactions of Photosynthesis and Pentose
Transketloase, Transaldolase, Ribulose, Xyulose, Sedaheptulose
Light-dependent reactions of photosynthesis
Light-independent reactions of P
Wednesday, Nov 27, 2013
Reciprocal regulation of Glycogen Phosphorylase and
Phosphorylase Kinase regulation
dependent Protein Kinase (PKA), Adenylate Cyclase
Monday, Dec 2, 2013
Last time: Gluconeogenesis
Steps need to reverse glycolysis:
Pyruvate Carboxylase, PEPCK
Regulation of gluconeogenesis and glycolysis
Fructose 2,6 Bisphosphate
Today: Fatty Acid Oxidation
Digestion of F
Friday, November 15, 2013
Relationship to free energy
Electron carriers, Q, Iron-sulfur complexes, hemes
Complexes I, III, IV
Q and Cytochrome c
Light-dependent reactions of pho
A measure of the potential energy of electrons.
Electron transfer potential.
+ 2 e-
XH2 and X are a redox pair shown in a half-reaction
Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013!
Calvin cycle, a.k.a. the Dark Reactions of
RUBISCO, transketolase, isomerase, epimerase!
5 GAPs used to regenerate Ribulose 5 P
1 GAP used to make glycogen or sucrose
Pentose Phosphate Path
Week 11 Quiz KEY
1. a. What is another name for a fat cell?
adipocyte (slide 2)
b. What is another name for Triacylglycerol?
fat (slide 2)
c. What kind of enzymes breakdown triacylglycerol?
Week 10 Quiz
1. a. What are insulin, glucagon, and epinephrine?
Insulin and glucagon are peptide hormones. Epinephrine is a catecholamine derived
from tyrosine. (slides 14, 25)
b. From where are these m