Energy borne by ferredoxin & NADPH (Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate)

Range ferredoxin E0'≈-400 mV: NADPH E0'=-320 mV mV
Organism Generic
Reference Berg IA. Ecological aspects of the distribution of different autotrophic CO2 fixation pathways. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011 Mar77(6):1925-36. doi: 10.1128/AEM.02473-10. p.1925 right column top paragraphPubMed ID21216907
Comments P.1925 right column top paragraph: "Since reduced ferredoxin bears more energy than NADPH (ferredoxin, E0′ ≈ −400 mV NADPH, E0′ = −320 mV), aerobic pathways usually require more ATP equivalents than anaerobic ones."
Entered by Uri M
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