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Acceptor Molecule

Molecules that have a capacity to accept electrons, as is the case of a redox Reaction. Such acceptor molecules are used in respiration and photosynthesis and are catalysed by relevant enzymes such as dehydrogenase.

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... viruses and involves swapping one or more of the discrete RNA molecules that make up the segmented viral genome. Antigenic shift in in¯uenza ... `donor'nucleotide sequence is introduced into a single, contiguous ` acceptor ' RNA molecule to produce a new RNA containing genetic information ...

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... organisms. Aerobic refers to glycolysis in the presence of an electron acceptor and anaerobic refers to glycolysis without an electron acceptor. Electron acceptors are referring to a molecule which the Electron Transport Chain can use. In Anaerobic respiration/fermentation ...

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Tue Jun 23, 2009 3:43 am
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by Joker
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Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Cyanide
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by vstexas09
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Topic: help! my biology teacher is trying to kill me!
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