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This lesson will explain the chemical reactions of metabolism that occur in cells and will give an overview of the two metabolic pathways.

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En la lección de hoy, vamos a describir lo que el metabolismo es, el papel que tiene en el cuerpo y los dos tipos de vías metabólicas.

Terms to Know

​A type of reaction in cells where large molecules are broken down into smaller molecules.


Metabolism describes the various chemical reactions that are occurring in cells.


​A type of reaction in cells where small molecules combine to form larger molecules.