Oxidative Phosphorylation and Electron Transport

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Oxidative Phosphorylation and Electron Transport Problems Problem : What is the name of the enzyme responsible for catalyzing the oxidative phosphorylation reaction that synthesizes ATP? Solution for Problem 1 >> Proton translocating ATP synthase Problem : How many electrons must pass through the electron transport chain in order to synthesize one molecule of ATP? Solution for Problem 2 >>
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Unformatted text preview: A minimum of two electrons. Problem : Where does the energy to drive ATP synthesis by oxidative phosphorylation come from? Solution for Problem 3 >> The energy to drive ATP synthesis by oxidative phosphorylation comes from the energy harnessed in the electron transport chain and the electrochemical gradient established across the inner mitochondrial membrane....
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