What is the purpose of gluconeogenesis?

The gluconeogenesis pathway seems quite pointless to me. I don't understand why an organism would want to spend energy to create a molecule that can then be metabolized again for less energy? The... more

Probability and combinations

In a 5 card hand what’s the probability of having two pairs?

05/08/19

How much energy is evolved during the rxn of 32.5g of B2H6 and 72.5g of Cl2?

Molar mass of B2H6 is 27.62 g/molB2H6(g)+6Cl2(g)= 2BCl3(g)+ 6HCl(g)Delta H rxn= -1396 kJ

05/05/19

Diabetics: Sugary Tissues vs Fat

Do diabetics have extra sugar/glucose in their tissues? If so, why? Why didn't the body deal with the sugar by turning it into fat?

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