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Unformatted text preview: as more nutrients are metabolized, energy is used to remake the bond and add a phosphate group back to ADP, reforming ATP, and again storing energy Energy goes from nutrient to ATP to process, and the energy shuttle, ADP, is recycled Creatine phosphate- high-energy chemical compound used to store and release energy in the immediate energy system Body contains more CP than ATP Bodies relies on immediate energy system for short bursts of intense activity enhances bodys limited supply of ATP and extends its capacity for maximal effort NAD+- intermediary, formed from vitamin niacin, transfers high-energy electrons released from nutrients as they are metabolized to ATP FAD- intermediary, formed from vitamin riboflavin, transfers high-energy electrons released form nutrients as they are metabolized to ATP...
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This note was uploaded on 03/16/2012 for the course NUTR SCI 132 taught by Professor Anderson during the Fall '09 term at Wisconsin.
- Fall '09