How much ATP is generated DIRECTLY in krebs cycle?
All the books say 2 while the diagram shows only 1 generated... wtf is going on?
And also btw do i have to learn any intermediates between oxaloacetate and citrate..
doing Edexcel SNAB
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Last edited by antonfigo; 08-02-2010 at 15:58.
- 08-02-2010 15:53
- 08-02-2010 16:02
It's because two cycles of Acetyl CoA are required for each glucose molecule, as glucose can make 2 Acetyl CoA.
So it's one ATP per cycle, or 2 ATP per glucose molecule.
- 08-02-2010 16:04
preetysure its 2