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Tutoring 3/21/11 1) What is the chemical equation for aerobic respiration? C 6 H 12 O 6 + 6O 2 ----- 36 ATP + 6CO 2 + 6 H 2 O 2) What 2 things make up an enzyme? A complete enzyme is called a Holoenzyme which is made up of a protein portion called the apoenzyme and the second part is a cofactor. The cofactor can either be a metal ion such as Fe, Co, Mg, or Zn, or it could be a co-enzyme which is a vitamin. 3) What makes up 4% of your body weight? Minerals 4) Name 3 ways to transport proteins. a. Co-transport into epithelial cells b. Diffusion into blood c. Active transport into tissues 5) What hormone stimulates glycogenolysis? Glucagon made by the alpha cells of islets of langerhan in the pancreas Tutoring 4/4011 1) The breakdown of glycogen to reform glucose is called what? glycogenolysis 2) What is the net gain of ATP after glycolysis? 2 ATP 3) What is the last electron acceptor in aerobic respiration? 0 2
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