Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Coupling factors

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Coupling factors

proteins that restore phosphorylating ability to mitochondria that have lost it, i.e., have become uncoupled so that oxidation and electron transport no longer produces atp. Usually termed coupling factor F1, F2, etc.

Synonym: c factors.