Biochemistry - Glycolysis - Discussion

Discussion :: Glycolysis - Section 1 (Q.No.2)


During catabolism, only about 40% of the energy available from oxidizing glucose is used to synthesize ATP. Remaining 60%

[A]. is lost as heat
[B]. is used to reduce NADP
[C]. remains in the products of metabolism
[D]. is stored as fat.

Answer: Option A


No answer description available for this question.

Hassan said: (Nov 26, 2012)  
Heat to maintain body temperature.

Isaiah said: (Jun 7, 2014)  
Lost as entropy, disordered or rather "useless" energy.

Sakanda Linus said: (May 18, 2015)  
60% of energy lost in order to maintain homeostasis and internal body Osmolarity.

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