What is the anaerobic breakdown of glucose called?

Answer Glucose breaks down through different anaerobic pathways—and yields pyruvate molecules. Another pathway for anaerobic breakdown of glucose is fermentation. The product of glucose fermentation bec... Read More »

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Is a breakdown of an atom called a fusion?

The splitting or breakdown of an atom is called fission. The nucleus splits into smaller nuclei. Fusion refers to the opposite process, whereby nuclei join or fuse to form one large nucleus. In bo... Read More »

If for a diabetic person blurred vision is after taking food then it is due to high glucose or low glucose.?

It is usually from high blood sugar but it can also be from spiking real high and then crashing to a low. The only way to tell is to use your meter and test your blood. You would need to test bef... Read More »

Does the liver store glucose and the pancreas secrete glucose?

Liver convert glucose into glycogen and store the same in its cells (Glycogenesis). In the case of hypoglycemia, glucagon secreted by alpha cells of the pancreas converts glycogen into glucose and ... Read More »

I have 104 mg/dL fasting blood glucose and 285 mg/dL post prandial blood glucose. Am I diabetic?

The question is, why are you not asking your doctor this?Anyway, the link provided will explain your blood work.