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Organic Chemistry 9th Edition

Organic Chemistry (9th Edition)

Book Edition9th Edition
PublisherCengage Learning
Section 29-1: An Overview of Metabolism and Biochemical Energy
Section 29-3: Catabolism of Triacylglycerols: β-Oxidation
Section 29-4: Biosysnthesis of Fatty Acids
Section 29-5: Catabolism of Carbohydrates: Glycolysis
Section 29-6: Conversion of Pyruvate to Acetyl CoA
Section 29-7: The Citric Acid Cycle
Section 29-8: Carbohydrate Biosynthesis: Gluconeogenesis
Section 29-9: Catabolism of Proteins: Deamination
Chapter 29, Section 29-1, PROBLEM, Exercise 29-1
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One of the steps in fat metabolism is the reaction of glycerol (1,2,3-propanetriol) with ATP to yield glycerol 1-phosphate. Write the reaction, and draw the structure of glycerol 1-phosphate.

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