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Oxidation number

oxidation number

The number of electrons necessary to restore an atom in a combined state to its elemental form.

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Re: Number of water molecules produced by cellular respiration

... suggests (C6H12O6 +6 O2 --> 6CO2 +6H2O). So somewhere else 4 water molecules must be consumed...but where is still a mystery. Maybe in the oxidation reactions of pyruvate that from acetyl CoA or maybe hidden within the reactions of glycolysis, The website: https://www.boundless.com/image/the-citric-acid-cycle/ ...

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Topic: Number of water molecules produced by cellular respiration
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Tue May 07, 2013 4:59 am
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Bio Research Paper Writing

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Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
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Could anyone please help with these questions? (Bio)

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by lindshastude
Tue May 01, 2012 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Could anyone please help with these questions? (Bio)
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by JackBean
Tue Dec 22, 2009 7:12 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Energy from fatty acids?
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