How Does Atp Store and Release Energy?

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ATP is an abbreviation for adenoside-tri-phosphate. Energy is stored in the phosphates that are bound to the sugar component, by high-energy bonds. Energy is released when the bond breaks and the last phosphate is lost, converting it to ADP, or adenoside-di-phosphate.
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ATP is stored in chemical bonds and is released when the last phosphate is lost and ATP becomes ADP.
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evrytime atp is passed to different molecules or proteins it loses energy. its transfer from one molecule to another takes away some of its energy.
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Thanks for using AllExperts. ATP consists of adenosine, which is the junction of a double ring of carbon and nitrogen (adenine) to a ribose 5-carbon sugar, joined to three phosphate
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