Carbohydrate catabolism is the breakdown of carbohydrates to yield an energy
rich compound called ATP. The production of ATP is achieved through the
oxidation of glucose ... ATP production occurs in...
The energy currency for the work that animals must do is the energy rich
molecule ATP. The ATP is produced in the mitochondria using energy stored in
In mitochondria, the metabolism of sugars is completed: the pyruvate is ... This
allows 15 times more ATP to be made than that produced by glycolysis alone. ...
process of glycolysis (described in Chapter 2) for all of their ATP production, and
The three major carbohydrate energy producing reactions are glycolysis, the
citric ... To be exact, 2 ATP are produced at step 6 (remember that the reaction
occurs ... is in the mitochondria which has membrane that is not permeable to
All organisms produce ATP by releasing energy stored in glucose and other ...
put it into the Krebs cycle, producing NADH and FADH2; Where: the mitochondria
and metabolic pathways in the mitochondria produce CO2 and H2O when the
fuel ... To summarize what we learned before, fats, proteins and carbohydrates
All fuel sources of Nature, all foodstuffs of living things, produce ATP, which in
turn .... Plants can also produce ATP in this manner in their mitochondria but
Their most immediate function is to produce adenosine triphosphate (ATP) by ...
A limited number of enzymes need be maintained in the mitochondria, and ...
... (C6H12O6) in the presence of oxygen (O2) to produce cellular energy (ATP): ...
The pyruvic acid diffuses into the inner compartment of the mitochondrion ...
mitochondria provides the energy for ATP production. an electron (H+ + ... be
used to produce ATP molecules. The cell carries out .... mitochondria, is the
breakdown of C6 (6-carbon) glucose to two C3 (3-carbon) ...... Summarize. 8.1