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Question Answer % Correct
1) What does gluconeogenesis make?Glucose
97.6%
5) How many bypass reactions are there?Three
88.9%
4) Is this a reversal of glycolysis?No
88.6%
3) Where does gluconeogenesis take plase?The Liver
83.9%
2) What organ is this process especially important for?The Brain
78%
7) Via what intermediate?Oxaloacetate
58.7%
6) The first bypass reaction goes from phosphate to...Phosphoenolpyruvate
56.3%
8) The intermediate is formed by what enzyme?Pyruvate Carboxylase
52.9%
16) The second bypass reaction goes from Fructose-1,6-Bisphosphate to...Fructose-6-Phosphate
48.5%
20) The third bypass reaction goes from Glucose-6-Phosphate to...Glucose
46.7%
11) What drives this reaction?ATP Hydrolysis
43.6%
23) In the 2nd and 3rd bypass reactions, what is removed from the substrate?Inorganic Phosphate
39.9%
10) What cofactor is therefore required?Biotin
39.4%
24) What precursor of pyruvate comes from the muscles?Lactate
39.2%
13) What is released in this reaction?CO2
38.7%
14) What is added to oxaloacetate to form PEP?Phosphate
37.3%
22) What enzyme catalyses the 3rd bypass reaction?Glucose-6-Phosphatase
35.8%
15) This is provided by...GTP
32.9%
25) This exchange is part of the _______ CycleCori Cycle
32.4%
Question Answer % Correct
26) What amino acid can be used to create pyruvate for gluconeogenesis? Alanine
32.2%
17) This is catalysed by...Fructose-1,6-Bisphosphatase
31.8%
12) The intermediate is converted to Phosphoenolpyrivate by what enzyme?PEP carboxykinase
31.6%
27) Regulation of gluconeogenesis & glycolysis: What nucleotide inhibits glycolysis?ATP
30%
18) This reaction is a ________ reaction.Hydrolysis
28.6%
19) ..which uses?H20
28.6%
28) Which one stimulates it?AMP
28.4%
21) This is a _________ reaction.Hydrolysis
27.1%
29) Which nucleotide inhibits the two stages of the 1st bypass reaction?ADP
24.6%
30) Which one inhibits the 2nd bypass reaction?AMP
23%
33) Fructose-2,6-Bisphosphate inhibits what pathway?Gluconeogenesis
22.4%
32) Fructose-2,6-Bisphosphate stimulates what pathway?Glycoslysis
22.4%
35) What hormone stimulates Fructose-6-Phosphate production?Insulin
21.2%
34) What hormone stimulates Fructose-2,6-Bisphosphate production?Glucagon
19.4%
9) What is added to pyruvate?Bicarbinate, CO3-
18.6%
31) What compound, which isn't used in these metabolisc pathways, is used to regulate the rate of Glc breakdown vs synthesis?Frucose-2,6-Bisphosphate
18.4%
32) This is formed from Frucose-6-Phosphate by which enzyme?Phosphofructokinase
17%
33) Fructose-2,6-Bisphosphate is converted into fructose-6-phosphate by...Fructose Bisphosphatase
5.8%

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