BACK TO cellulose
cellulose vs. glycogen
[ sel-yuh-lohs ]
- an inert carbohydrate, (C6H10O5)n, the chief constituent of the cell walls of plants and of wood, cotton, hemp, paper, etc.
[ glahy-kuh-juhn, -jen ]
- a white, tasteless polysaccharide, (C6H10O5)n, molecularly similar to starch, constituting the principal carbohydrate storage material in animals and occurring chiefly in the liver, in muscle, and in fungi and yeasts.