Calculate the net ATP yield from the complete processing of a saturated fatty acid containing 17 carbons. Consider the b-oxidation steps, processing of acetyl-CoA through the citric acid cycle, and electron transport.
Answer to relevant QuestionsCalculate the net ATP yield from linoleic acid (18:2 D9,12). For this calculation, assume that the loss of an NADPH is the same as the loss of an NADH. Outline the steps involved in the production of malonyl-CoA from acetyl-CoA. Describe some similarities between the electron transport chains in chloroplasts and in mitochondria. Is water the only possible electron donor in photosynthesis? Why or why not? Outline the events that take place at the photosynthetic reaction center in Rhodopseudomonas.
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