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For example, for every 1 glucose molecule oxidized, only 2 ATP molecules are generated by glycolysis, whereas the electron transport chain can generate between 30 to 36 ATP molecules.
The response was in the form of the increment of fluorescence intensity, caused by the inhibition of Cu towards the process of photosynthetic electron transport chain [21,28].
Mitochondria have become the key source of energy within our bodies; they are, after all, where oxidative phosphorylation takes place in the electron transport chains, allowing us to make ATP molecules from glucose.
a leaf that has been in the dark for a period of time long enough so that all the components of the photosynthetic electron transport chain are in the oxidized state (2).
Similarly, studies of Complex I alone can never predict how ATP is generated through the electron transport chain.
Mitochondria are the main source of energy production in the form of ATP via the Krebs cycle and the electron transport chain in mammalian cells.
Oxidative and non-oxidative mechanisms in the inactivation of cardiac mitochondrial electron transport chain components by doxorubicin.
CoQ10 and CoQ10H2 are important elements of the electron transport chain and may be useful biomarkers of oxidative stress, thus of primary importance in clinical diagnosis of diseases such as atherosclerosis, hyperlipidemia and coronary artery disease.
10]), the predominant ubiquinone species in humans, functions as an electron carrier in the mitochondrial electron transport chain (ETC) and as an intracellular antioxidant (1).
In an upcoming BIOELECTROCHEMISTRY AND BIOENERGETICS, Greenbaum will report a technique for making electrical contact with the electron transport chain by depositing platinum particles onto thylakoid membranes that had been isolated from spinach cells and trapped on fiberglass filter paper.

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