Electron Transport System

Electron Transport System - molecule in the system. At key...

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Electron Transport System The electron transport system occurs in the cristae of the  mitochondria, where a series of cytochromes (cell pigments) and  coenzymes exist.  These cytochromes and coenzymes act as carrier molecules and  transfer molecules.  They accept high-energy electrons and pass the electrons to the next 
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Unformatted text preview: molecule in the system. At key proton-pumping sites, the energy of the electrons transports protons across the membrane into the outer compartment of the mitochondrion....
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This note was uploaded on 12/07/2011 for the course BIOLOGY bi 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '10 term at Montgomery.

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