ATP Synthesis in Oxidative Phosphorylation: A Direct-Union Stereochemical Reaction Mechanism
A fundamental understanding of oxidative phosphorylation will involve chemical reaction mechanisms. Since chemical reaction mechanisms describe in detail the making and/or breaking of chemical bonds, before a meaningful reaction mechanism can be formulated for a given reaction, the actual bonds involved must be known. This applies to all chemical reactions, including the chemical reactions in oxidative phosphorylation.
KeywordsOxidative Phosphorylation Reaction Intermediate Isotopic Exchange Oxygen Exchange Trigonal Bipyramid
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