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by NathanielY
Mon Oct 09, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Whats it called when a prokaryotic organisms cells split?
Replies: 4
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'Binary fission' is probably the more specific term you are looking for. Some unicellular eukaryotes go through binary fission rather than mitosis, but binary fission is most commonly known as the primary form of cellular reproduction in prokaryotes.
by NathanielY
Sun Oct 01, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Number of water molecules produced by cellular respiration
Replies: 9
Views: 39251

Re: Number of water molecules produced by cellular respirati

Just was thinking about this problem recently and I think I have the solution. Enzymes in cellular respiration involving water molecules : Glycolysis: Enolase (EC 4.2.1.11) produces 1 H2O (+2 H2O per glucose) Krebs Cycle: Aconitase (EC 4.2.1.3) uses up 1 H2O, produces 1 H2O (no net change) Fumarase ...