Your Questions About Free Energy

Your Questions About Free Energy

How much energy does it take for a mitochondria to function?

I know it is the aerobic metabolism, and it’s job is to make energy, but how much energy does it use for itself just to function?

This is a weird question and I’m expecting a lot of answers about oxidation potentials and Gibbs free energy because of the nature of the electron transfer chain… I wonder how the chain even gets started…

let me know If this wording is kind of fuzzy

This is a difficult question. ATP is required for many functions, movement of proteins into the matrix or ATPase proton pumps.
As far as I know, the total amount of ATP required has never been calculated, but its requirements would be insignificant in comparison to the amount of ATP it generates.

Abraham Hafiz Rodriguez Questions Richard Gage at AE911Truth Presentation on 4/12/2011 (Part 1/2)

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