Problem : Under aerobic conditions, where is NAD reoxidized after it is converted to NADH in step 5 of glycolysis?NAD is re-oxidized in the mitochondria under aerobic conditions.
Problem : What is the name of the enzyme responsible for transforming pyruvate into lactate? What is the name of this anaerobic processLactate dehydrogenase. Homolactic fermentation.
Problem : What are the products of alcoholic fermentation?Carbon dioxide and ethanol.
Problem : Fill in the blanks with the appropriate choice. NAD is the __________ (oxidized/reduced) form of the molecule nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide. NADH is the __________ (oxidized/reduced) form of the same molecule.Oxidized. Reduced.
Problem : Name the two enzymes involved in the alcoholic fermentation of pyruvate.Pyruvate dehydrogenase and alcohol dehydrogenase.