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.


(0:00-0:34) Metabolism

(0:35-4:24) ATP

(4:25-4:43) Metabolic Pathways

(4:44-6:05) Anabolism

(6:067:25) Catabolism

Terms to Know
  • Catabolism

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

  • Metabolism

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

  • ​Anabolism

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