number of ATP produced per succinate oxidized in mitochondria

Value ~1.4 ATP
Organism Generic
Reference Rich, PR. The molecular machinery of Keilin's respiratory chain. Biochem Soc Trans. 2003 Dec31(Pt 6) p.1103, subheading A re-evaluation of yields of ATP synthesis from glucose oxidation.PubMed ID14641005
Method 6protons*3ATP/13protons=1.4
Comments Succinate oxidation results in the translocation of 6 protons, and the ratio of protons to ATP is 13:3.
Entered by Phil Mongiovi
ID 101777