Encyclopedia of Exercise Medicine in Health and Disease

2012 Edition
| Editors: Frank C. Mooren

Mitochondrial Oxygen Consumption

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-29807-6_2673

Refers to the amount of oxygen that the mitochondrion is able to use in aerobic respiration for the production of ATP.

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