The process of utilizing energy

The process of utilizing energy - and molecules of...

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The process of utilizing energy to synthesize carbohydrate molecules  is referred to as  photosynthesis Photosynthesis is actually two separate processes.  In the first process, energy-rich electrons flow through a series of  coenzymes and other molecules.  This electron energy is trapped.  During the trapping process, adenosine triphosphate (ATP) molecules 
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Unformatted text preview: and molecules of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate hydrogen (NADPH) are formed. Both ATP and NADPH are rich in energy. These molecules are used in the second half of the process, where carbon dioxide molecules are bound into carbohydrates to form organic substances such as glucose....
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This note was uploaded on 12/10/2011 for the course BIOLOGY bi 101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '10 term at Montgomery.

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