Answer to Question #201348 in General Chemistry for Emman

Question #201348

Compare the amount of ATP that can be obtained from palmitic and palmitoleic acids. Show solutions.

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2021-06-03T05:28:26-0400

This gives us a total of 108 ATP molecules. However, since 2 ATP molecules were used up in the activation of the fatty acid, this means that 106 ATP molecules are generated when a single palmitic acid is broken down via beta oxidation.


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