Overall reaction of respiration explained

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  • Created on: 31-03-13 13:46

AEROBIC RESPIRATION

Respiration is a series of enzyme-controlled reactions and linked to ATP synthesis.


A large amount of energy is released due to the splitting of the respiratory substrate e.g. glucose to release carbon dioxide as a waste product and reuniting hydrogen with atmospheric oxygen to produce water.

 

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