Cellular Respiration: Glycolysis

Slide 2 Notes Glycolysis is only one segment of cellular respiration (Pruitt, Underwood, 2005). Glycolysis is the most primitive of the types of cellular respiration. Glycolysis does not required oxygen so it is called anaerobic. There are four major steps in glycolysis. The process begins with a molecule of glucose. The glucose molecule is exposed... Continue Reading →

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The Difference Between Mitosis and Meiosis

Why are the processes of mitosis and meiosis both important to a living organism? Mitosis is the process by which existing cells asexually reproduce to create sister cells. Without this process, there would be no way for our bodies to replace damaged, infected, or dead cells. Since cell theory states that all cells are created... Continue Reading →

Theories of Biology

Evolution by Natural Selection Evolution is widely viewed as the foundational theory of biology. There are two parts to the theory of evolution. The first part establishes that species can evolve over time. The second part states that this evolving is accomplished through natural selection. Inheritance Inheritance is a theory which predicts that traits and... Continue Reading →

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