Biochemistry - Oxidative Phosphorylation - Discussion

Discussion :: Oxidative Phosphorylation - Section 1 (Q.No.6)


Which of the following is not a feature of oxidative phosphorylation?

[A]. Direct transfer of phosphate from a substrate molecule to ADP
[B]. An electrochemical gradient across the inner mitochondrial membrane
[C]. A membrane bound ATP synthase
[D]. A protonmotive force

Answer: Option A


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Cici said: (Oct 10, 2015)  
Oxidative phosphorylation is different from substrate-level phosphorylation as the energy used to drive the endergonic phosphorylation of ADP to ATP is obtained from the oxidation of and transfer of electrons from NADH or FADH2 into the electron transport chain.

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