Changes of Gibbs free energies under standard conditions in hydrogen-consuming reactions involved in interspecies hydrogen transfer

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Organism Generic
Reference Stanley Falkow, Eugene Rosenberg, Karl-Heinz Schleifer, Erko Stackebrandt, editors, The Prokaryotes: Vol. 2: Ecophysiology and Biochemistry, Syntrophism among Prokaryotes, Bernhard Schink and Alfons J. M. Stams p.316 table 2
Comments "Under standard conditions, methanogenic hydrogen oxidation yields more energy than homoacetogenic hydrogen oxidation (Table 2), and one would therefore assume that homoacetogens have little chance to compete successfully against methanogens for hydrogen at limiting concentrations."
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