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Carbohydrate metabolism

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Carbohydrate metabolism primarily revolves around the maintenance of glucose levels within the blood as an energy reserve.

Although ultimately passing through similar pathways, the metabolism of fructose and galactose is dealt with separately in the submenu.

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