Cellulose: Cellulose is the main structural component of the cell wall of plants.
Glycogen: Glycogen is the main storage carbohydrate energy source of fungi and animals.
Cellulose: The monomer of cellulose is beta glucose.
Glycogen: The monomer of glycogen is alpha glucose.
Cellulose: 1,4 glycosidic bonds occur between the monomers of cellulose.
Glycogen: 1,4 and 1,6 glycosidic bonds occur between the monomers of glycogen.
Cellulose: Cellulose is a straight, long, unbranched chain, which forms H-bonds with adjacent chains.
Glycogen: Glycogen is a short, many branched chains of which some chains are coiled.
Cellulose: The molecular formula of cellulose is (C6H10O5)n.
Glycogen: The molecular formula of glycogen is C24H42O21.
Cellulose: Molar mass of cellulose is 162.1406 g/mol.
Glycogen: Molar mass of glycogen is 666.5777 g/mol.
Cellulose: Cellulose is found in plants.
Glycogen: Glycogen is found in animals and fungi.
Cellulose: Cellulose is involved in the building of cellular structures like cell walls.
Glycogen: Glycogen serves as a carbohydrate energy store.
Cellulose: Cellulose occurs in fibers.
Glycogen: Glycogen occurs in small granules.