Definición de Krebs cycle en inglés:

Krebs cycle

Saltos de línea: Krebs cycle
Pronunciación: /krɛbz
 
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sustantivo

Biochemistry
The sequence of reactions by which most living cells generate energy during the process of aerobic respiration. It takes place in the mitochondria, using up oxygen and producing carbon dioxide and water as waste products, and ADP is converted to energy-rich ATP.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • For instance, Nelson at one point referred to a scientific paper on the evolution of the Krebs cycle.
  • The Krebs cycle is part of the energy pathway in all living cells.
  • Overall, the Krebs cycle provides energy and heat for the body's many processes, and the mitochondria are key to this process.

Origen

1940s: named after Sir Hans A. Krebs (1900–81), German-born British biochemist.

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