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Kcal

(Science: abbreviation) kilogram calorie; kilocalorie.


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Re: Food to ATP energy?

... than 2000 kilo calories! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Food_energy#Recommended_daily_intake The daily turnover of ATP is equivalent of about 1000 kcal.

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by JackBean
Sat Jun 28, 2014 12:50 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Food to ATP energy?
Replies: 2
Views: 1705

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... get a Tm of 57oC w/ a G/C content of 28%. Lastly, when I finally got my primers to a Tm of ~58% my delta G self-dimers (homo-dimers) was -9.5 kcal/mol. Isn't the deltaG supposed to be about -6?

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by coppcw08
Mon Nov 05, 2012 12:27 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Sequencing question/primer design
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Views: 3271

How much ATP a person consumes...?

All well except for the begining. Average metabolic waste is 2000 KCal, not 2000 Cal. Sometimes dietists speak of calories meaning Kcal, just for briefing. That's all.

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by marquitosgm
Mon Mar 26, 2012 8:51 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How much ATP a person consumes...?
Replies: 16
Views: 20923

Re: How much ATP a person consumes...?

... molecule. Since sucrose contains two molecules that can enter the cellular respiration process (36 ATP x 2 Molecules = 72 ATP per Sucrose) 2,000 KCal for our diet / 4 KCal in a gram of sucrose = 500g of sucrose. 500g sucrose / 342.3g molecular weight of sucrose = 1.4607 moles of sucrose. 1.4607 ...

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by rafay
Fri Mar 23, 2012 7:48 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How much ATP a person consumes...?
Replies: 16
Views: 20923

How much ATP a person consumes...?

You need 2000 Kcal a day irrespective whether they come from. Our calculations show that the ammount of ATP involved would be very similar on a diet based only on sugars and on a diet based only on fat. Hence diet composition is ...

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by marquitosgm
Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:03 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How much ATP a person consumes...?
Replies: 16
Views: 20923
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