Diabetapedia definition: Supplies the energy that does the work of anabolism and all other kinds of cellular work. Without continual, catabolism, cells soon cease all their functions and die.

Reference: Textbook of Anatomy & Physiology by Anthony & Koithoff

The health information contained herein is provided for general educational purposes only. Your healthcare professional is the single best source of information regarding your health. Please consult your healthcare professional if you have any questions about your health or treatment.