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Figure 1: Alternative routes for the formation of various distinct AGEs in vivo. Glc-AGEs; glucose-derived AGEs, Glycer-AGEs; glyceraldehyde-derived AGEs, Glycol-AGEs; glycolaldehyde-derived AGEs, MGO-AGEs; methylglyoxal (MGO)-derived AGEs, GO-AGEs; glyoxal (GO)-derived AGEs, and 3-DG-AGEs, 3-deoxyglucosone (3-DG)-derived AGEs, CML; N-(carboxymethyl)lysine, and P-NH2; free amino residue of protein.