Control mechanisms in respiration and fermentation
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Control mechanisms in respiration and fermentation by Society of General Physiologists. Symposium

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Published by Ronald Press Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Respiration -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Fermentation -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Statement[papers by] Harlyn O. Halvorson [and others] Edited by Barbara Wright.
ContributionsHalvorson, Harlyn O., Wright, Barbara E. 1926- ed.
LC ClassificationsQP171 .S67 1961
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 357 p.
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5878807M
LC Control Number63009287

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This session will outline the cellular mechanisms for harvesting energy from glucose and related sugars. It will briefly outline glycolysis as a mechanism to generate ATP and discuss the fate of the pyruvate produced in glycolysis under anaerobic and aerobic conditions.   External respiration This is the exchange of gases by diffusion between alveoli and blood in the alveolar capillaries, across respiratory membrane. Diffusion of oxygen and carbon dioxide depends on pressure differences, e.g. between atmospheric air and the blood, or blood and the tissues. Various mechanisms are used to control cellular respiration. As such, some type of control exists at each stage of glucose metabolism. Access of glucose to the cell can be regulated using the GLUT proteins that transport glucose. In addition, different forms of the GLUT protein control passage of glucose into the cells of specific tissues. Fermentation yields only about 5% of the energy obtained by aerobic respiration. This small amount of energy is sufficient to maintain the life of organisms such as yeasts, many bacteria and other anaerobes (organisms that normally live or can live in the absence of oxygen).