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Cellular Respiration

  1. 1. Energy and Metabolism
  2. 2. Energy and Metabolism
  3. 3. Energy and Cellular Work Eukaryotic Cell: Neuron
  4. 4. Energy and Metabolism Endergonic and Exergonic Reactions • When do our cells perform exergonic reactions? • When do our cell perform endergonic reactions?
  5. 5. Our cells perform exergonic reactions when … 25% 25% 25% 25% 2 nd 1. They make new hair s fat in ir 1a ha sk rn w w bu ne ne ey 2. They make new skin e e ak Th ak m m ey ey Th Th 3. They burn fats 4. 1 and 2
  6. 6. Our cells perform endergonic reactions when … 25% 25% 25% 25% 1. They make new hair 2. They make new skin 3. They burn fats 2 nd s fat in ir 4. 1 and 2 1a ha sk rn w w bu ne ne ey e e ak Th ak m m ey ey Th Th
  7. 7. Energy and Metabolism Biosynthetic and Degradative Pathways • Biosynthetic Pathway: Anabolism • Degradative Pathway: Catabolism
  8. 8. Energy and Metabolism All Living Organisms Require Energy Sources
  9. 9. The Flow of Energy or How Organisms Relate Consumers or Heterotrophs Producers or Autotrophs (Photoautotrophs) Decomposers
  10. 10. The Flow of Energy or How Organisms Relate • Photoautotrophs synthesize high energy organic molecules during photosynthesis • Both photoautotrophs and heterotrophs use such organic molecules to obtain energy (ATP) through cellular respiration for fueling cellular work
  11. 11. Participants in Metabolic Pathways • Substrate: • Intermediate Product(s): • End Product(s): • Enzymes: • Energy Carriers:
  12. 12. Photosynthetic bacteria are autotrophs because they have the ability to produce their own high energy organic compounds (food). Do you agree? 50% 50% 1. Yes 2. No s No Ye
  13. 13. Adenosine 5’-triphosphate (ATP) • What part of the molecule is the most electronegative?
  14. 14. What part of the molecule is the most electronegative? 33% 33% 33% 1. ribose 2. phosphate groups e e 3. adenine os in ps en rib ou ad gr ate ph os ph
  15. 15. Hydrolysis of ATP into ADP Energy and inorganic phosphate are released. What for?
  16. 16. The ATP/ADP Cycle From Degradative Pathways For Synthetic Pathways Phosphorylation
  17. 17. Energy Releasing Pathways Fermentation Fermentation (alcoholic and lactic): 2 ATP’s produced. www.schmohz.com/beerinfo1.html
  18. 18. Energy Releasing Pathways Fermentation Yeast
  19. 19. Energy Releasing Pathways Anaerobic Respiration • Anaerobic Respiration: 2 ATP’s produced. • Commonly known diseases caused by anaerobic bacteria include gas gangrene, tetanus, and botulism. Nearly all dental infections are caused by anaerobic bacteria. • Anaerobic bacteria can cause an infection when a normal barrier (such as skin, gums, or intestinal wall) is damaged due to surgery, injury, or disease. Body sites that have tissue destruction (necrosis) or a poor blood supply are low in oxygen and favor the growth of anaerobic bacteria. • Anaerobic organisms perform anaerobic respiration
  20. 20. Energy Releasing Pathways Aerobic Respiration • Aerobic Respiration: approximately 36 ATP molecules produced • Aerobic organisms perform aerobic respiration
  21. 21. Which one of the following is the most effective pathway for producing ATP? 33% 33% 33% 1. fermentation 2. anaerobic respiration 3. aerobic respiration ion n n tio tio tat ra ira en pi m sp es fer re cr bic bi ro ro ae ae an
  22. 22. Depending on their oxygen needs, organisms are • Strictly Aerobic: require oxygen • Facultative Aerobic • Strictly Anaerobic: do not tolerate oxygen • Facultative Anaerobic
  23. 23. Humans and plants are ___ 1. strictly anaerobic 25% 25% 25% 25% 2. facultative anaerobic 3. strictly aerobic 4. facultative aerobic c ic bic bi bic ob ro ro ro er ae ae ae ea tly an an tiv ric ly ve lta ict st ati cu str ult fa fac
  24. 24. Steps of Aerobic Respiration
  25. 25. Where does aerobic respiration occur?
  26. 26. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: Glycolysis • All organisms (anaerobic and anaerobic) break down glucose trough the process of glycolysis, which occurs in the cell’s cytoplasm • Only aerobic organism process the products of glycolysis to obtain further amounts of ATP • Glucose is actively transported into the cell and phosphorylated (step 1), process that turns on glycolysis
  27. 27. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: Glycolysis • 2 molecules of pyruvate are produced per molecule of glucose • A net of 2 ATP per molecule of glucose are produced in glycolysis
  28. 28. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: Krebs Cycle • The Krebs cycle accomplishes two important functions: the production of multiple intermediate products, and of electron donors (NADH, FADH2)
  29. 29. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: Krebs Cycle • The Krebs Cycle occurs in the mitochondrial matrix • It is initiated when one molecule of pyruvate is transported into the mitochondrion by an oxygen dependent transport protein • Upon entering the mitochondrion, pyruvate is turned into acetyl CoA, which initiates the cycle • CO2 is produced and will eventually leave the mitochondrial matrix and collect in blood vessels
  30. 30. Where is the pyruvate coming from? 25% 25% 25% 25% 1. Lactic fermentation 2. Alcoholic fermentation 3. Aerobic respiration 4. All of the above ve n ion ion tio bo tat ra ea tat pi en en f th es m m cr lo er fer cf bi Al lic ro cti ho Ae La co Al
  31. 31. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: Krebs Cycle • Per molecule of pyruvate, 1 ATP, 1 FADH2, 3 CO2, and 4 NADH are produced • NADH and FADH2 will initiate the last step of aerobic respiration, the electron transport phosphorylation system (ETPS).
  32. 32. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: ETPS • ETPS consists of a series of proteins located in the inner mitochondrial membrane • NADH and FADH2 link glycolysis and the Krebs cycle to the machinery that produces large amounts of ATP • NADH and FADH2 turn on the ETPS. Electrons cascade down the chain from one protein to the next until they finally reach the molecule of oxygen, the final acceptor • As electrons cascade down, protons are released
  33. 33. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: ETPS • As proteins release H+ in the intermembrane space, they produce a gradient of H+, which activates ATP synthase, the enzyme that produces about 32-34 ATP molecules. Chemiosmosis refers to the activation of ATP synthase by a H+ gradient.
  34. 34. Where am I? 25% 25% 25% 25% st sm lo .. . d. pla e.. ely on th to et ch to cy pl t in m ito ll’s Co m ge Ce 1. Cell’s cytoplasm he t to et ou sid Ab In 2. About to get into the mitochondrion 3. Inside the mitochondrion 4. Completely lost
  35. 35. Steps of Aerobic Respiration: ETPS
  36. 36. Aerobic Respiration: What does it produce?
  37. 37. Plants need to burn sugars and fats to obtain ATP. Do you agree? 50% 50% s No Ye 1. Yes 2. No
  38. 38. Other molecules other than sugars undergo aerobic respiration • Proteins and fats are used in aerobic respiration for the production of ATP.
  39. 39. Other molecules other than sugars undergo aerobic respiration