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electron transport chain

Definition:
The sequence of electron-carrying proteins that transfer electrons from electron donors, such as NADH, to oxygen in aerobic cells.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
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Entry Terms:
  • electron transfer chain
  • respiratory chain
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17286
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