This removal of electrons is an actual oxidation process similar to those associated with cellular respiration. ... is that one of the phosphate groups on the three-carbon sugar is converted from a low-energy to a high-energy phosphate bond. 2. ... with the high- energy phosphate sugar produced in the first step to generate ATP, the high-energy phosphate group being ... 5.7 Diagram of the citric acid cycle, showing several The release of electrons: pathways for the breakdown of sugars 159.
|Title||:||A Course in Biology|
|Author||:||Jeffrey J. W. Baker, Garland E. Allen|
|Publisher||:||Addison Wesley Publishing Company - 1979|