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Unformatted text preview: hate group onto ADP. fuel our everyday activities. ATP energy energy In out P P+ ~ P-1 'p ~ _r ADL7" energy hill a ADP • For example, ATP breakdown provides the energy for muscle movement • ATP donates phosphate to contraction proteins, changing their shape, and leading to contraction • ATP gives energy to other molecules (often enzymes) by donating the third phosphate • The protein, in turn, changes shape and can do work on some other molecules. • I.e. ATP makes enzymes work 5.3 Metabolic Pathways and Enzymes • Metabolism is the sum total of the chemical reactions in a cell or organism • Chemical reactions are responsible for...
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This document was uploaded on 03/27/2014 for the course BIOLOGY Bio 2 at Timber Creek High.

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