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Methanogens

methanogens are present in the gut of several organisms like cows and buffaloes and they are responsible for the procution of bio gas.


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... anaerobic digestion, but I am quite struggling since I don't come froma biology background. In particular I keep reading a about acetOclastic methanogens and aceticlastic methanogens. I guess only one is accurate ? or are they supposed to be 2 different species? Also, can I refer to acetoclastic ...

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by science87
Mon Aug 05, 2013 10:44 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: methanogens
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Re: Hard time with homework question

2. anaerobic fermentation?? Just another way of saying what I said. 3. methanogens??? Correct. 4. co2/ h2co3??? No. It specifies 3 carbon which indicates the end product of glycolysis which is pyruvate whose acid form is pyruvic acid. Its not lactic acid which ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Nov 21, 2011 8:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hard time with homework question
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Re: Hard time with homework question

Hi there thanks so much I had a few different answers let me know what you think? 2. anaerobic fermentation?? 3. methanogens??? 4. co2/ h2co3??? 5. atp=2/Nadh=4??? 6. hydogen sulfide??? Thanks again for your help I am not a bio major :lol: just trying to get through a required ...

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by sissyblaze
Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hard time with homework question
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Why do methanogens produce methane?

Doesn't this just cost them energy and they excrete it? What's the motivation? Also how do chemolithotrophs get NADH?

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by maccha
Thu Dec 17, 2009 5:34 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Why do methanogens produce methane?
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The origin of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells

... a highly oxidizing state from a reducing one. These first organisms were prokaryotic and from these protobionts came prokaryotic organisms called methanogens. A second line rose from these protobionts--> other bacteria free living and parasitic to the blue or green algae (or cyanobacteria) ...

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by rajvandam
Mon Sep 15, 2008 1:10 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The origin of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells
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