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Unformatted text preview: Principal electron transfer compound NADP + is reduced to form NADPH + NAD + is reduced to form NADH + Location of electron transport chain Thylakoid membrane Mitochondrial inner membrane (cristae) Source of electrons for electron transport chain In noncyclic electron transport: H 2 O (undergoes photolysis to yield electrons, protons, and oxygen) Immediate source: NADH, FADH 2 Ultimate source: glucose or other carbohydrate Terminal electron acceptor for electron transport chain In noncyclic electron transport: NADP + (becomes reduced to form NADPH) O 2 (becomes reduced to form H 2 O)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2011 for the course BIO 119:101 taught by Professor Martin during the Fall '08 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '08