What is the primary organ of metabolism?

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Sep 7, 2016

All cells have metabolism to release energy for survival.


Each tissue is with metabolic enzymes to release energy.
Red blood cells do not have mitochondria . They get energy through glycolysis.
Tissues like muscles have mitochondria . When muscles need energy mitochondria through mitochondria release more energy.
Liver is the primary organ of metabolism. In liver carbohydrates, lipids and amino acids are metabolized.
All tissues other than liver can metabolism carbohydrates fat and amino acids.
Nerve cells can use only glucose to metabolize.