Lac operon- definition, structure, Inducers, diagram

Lac Operon

Lac operon definition The lactose or lac operon of Escherichia coli is a cluster of three structural genes encoding proteins involved in lactose metabolism and the sites on the DNA involved in the regulation of the operon. Many protein-coding genes in … Read more

Glycolysis- Steps, ATP generation and Significance

Glycolysis- Steps, ATP generation and Significance

Fermentation and respiration are two major strategies for energy conservation in chemoorganotrophs. The glycolytic pathway is a major metabolic pathway for microbial fermentation which involves the catabolism of glucose into pyruvate. It is also called the Embden–Meyerhof–Parnas pathway for its … Read more