Asked in Biochemistry
Which is the enzyme which catalyses the reaction of glucose to gluconic acid?
Glucose oxidase that converts the carbonyl (aldehyde) carbon of glucose to a carboxylic acid. ...
What is the difference between glucose and hexanoic acid?
The difference between glucose and hexanoic acid is that hexanoic acid has a higher Hydrogen per Carbon content than glucose. Because of the high Hydrogen per Carbon content, Hexanoic Acid produces more energy than Glucose when it goes through cellular respiration. ...
Asked in Chemistry
What is meant by conjugate base?
The conjugate base of an acid is the substance that remains after the acid has donated its proton.Example: Acid is HX and conjugate base is X^-. Acid is HCl, conjugate base is Cl^-. Acid is acetic acid (CH3COOH), conjugate base is acetate (CH3COO^-) ...