Oxidative Phosphorylation.

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Oxidative Phosphorylation.

Post by tick89 » Thu Aug 24, 2006 10:29 pm

Why is it important that the components of the oxidative phosphorylation pathway in the mitochondria or the photo-phosphorylation pathways in chloroplasts are imbedded in the membranes?


Why are they imbedded instead of freely floating?

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Post by James » Thu Aug 24, 2006 11:59 pm

To create the gradient.

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