CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM

n. the breakdown and utilization of complex carbohydrates into simpler substances which can be used by the body, with glucose being the main source of energy for organs like the brain.

CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM: "Carbohydrate metabolism occurs with the help of different enzymes."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/carbohydrate-metabolism/ (accessed October 28, 2020).
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