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The genome is found in the __________.
Nucleus
DNA, by a process called ____________ is copied into RNA.
transcription
The function of the endoplasmic reticulum is _____________.
Protein synthesis
The _________ ___________ is the site of final packaging and sorting of protiens for export.
golgi apparatus
What is the intracellular digestive factory called that is particularly active in WBC's?
lysosomes
Where is ATP produced in the cell?
Mitochondria
Enzymes that catalyze the combustion of energy in our body are called _____________.
cofactors
The product of the actions of hexokinase or glucokinase is _______________.
Glucose-6-phosphate (G-6-P).
The opposite of glycogenisis is __________________ and it is stimulated by the hormones _______________ and _____________.
glycogenolysis
epinephrine
glucagon
_________________ refers to the conversion of glucose into lactic acid (anaerobic conditions) and pyruvate (aerobic conditions).
Glycolysis
The drug disulfiram (AntAbuse) works by preventing the metabolism of __________________ and makes the patient feel sick.
aceteladehyde
The Pentose Cyle is also called the __________ ________ _______ or ______.
hexose monophosphate cycle, shunt.