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 Is carbon dioxide released in fermentation of pyruvic acid to lactic acid?

Answer In lactic acid fermentation, the pyruvic acid molecules produced from glucose by glycolysis is converted into lactic acid without production of carbon dioxide. By contrast, alcohol fermentation pro... Read More »
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What Happens to Pyruvic Acid Before Entering the Citric Acid Cycle?

Glycolysis is a series of reactions that result in the breakdown of the sugar glucose and is part of the cellular respiration process; whereby glucose is ultimately converted into usable forms of e... Read More »
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Does yogurt do lactic acid fermentation or alcoholic fermentation?

Yogurt is associated with lactic acid fermentation. Yogurt is produced by lactic acid bacteria during the fermentation process. Conversely, alcoholic fermentation is carried out by yeast and is ass... Read More »
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How do alcoholic fermentation&lactic acid fermentation differ?

Fermentation is a chemical process. Organic hydrocarbon compounds like sugar are oxidized by microorganisms. Fermentation can be done using yeast, bacteria and even fungi.Alcoholic FermentationWhen... Read More »
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What is the name of the process in which glucose is converted to pyruvic acid?

The process that converts glucose to pyruvic acid in cells is called glycolysis. This universal first step of cell respiration occurs in the cytoplasm of the cell and generates a small amount of ch... Read More »
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