This is the 1st step in both cellular respiration and fermentation.
Glycolysis occurs both with oxygen (aerobic) and without oxygen (anaerobic).
Glycolysis takes place in the CYTOPLASM!
Occurs in all living organisms, prokaryote and eukaryote.
C6 H12 O6(glucose)=2 C3 H4 O3(Pyruvic Acid)
A net of 2 ATP and 2 NADH are made.