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The breakdown of molecules to generate energy and precursors for biosynthesis is called
An enzyme that uses water to break a bond.
What are reactions with negative Gibbs free energy called?
What process involved the sequential shortening of fatty acids by 2 carbons (generating Acetyl-CoA)
What is an organism that uses glucose as an energy, electron and carbon source called?
What metabolic pathway is fed by Acetyl-CoA and produces NADH, FADH2, GTP and CO2?
The production of ATP from exergonic enzyme reactions is called?
What type of photosynthesis can use circular electron flow?
What do chemolithotrophs use as an electron source?
Where does the energy for ATP synthesis by the ATP synthase come from?
What is an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of electrons called?
What protein converts light energy to PMF without the use of electron transport?
Denitrification is an example of what kind of respiration?
The reduction of ubiquinone yields
What does a photolithoautotroph use as a carbon source
Use of molecular oxygen as a final electron acceptor is known as
The process which generates ATP from glycolysis only is called
What chemical group on ATP contains the highest energy?

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