Flashcards in Microbial Metabolism Deck (11):
____ is a collection of controlled biochemical reactions in a cell or organism, and its ultimate function is to reproduce the organism.
Lactic acid (C3) and Ethanol (C2) are products of a glucose catabolism process called ____
Oxygen is required for ____ respiration and not required for ____ (glucose catabolism pathways)
The ATP/Glucose yielded from aerobic respiration is ___, while it is ____ for fermentation
Lots (30-32), Few (2)
In the identification of microorganisms, an example of a focus on a substrate would be ____ as a sole carbon source. The use of this increases pH and changes the color due to the disappearance of acid.
In the identification of microorganisms, a test for indole (Kovac's reagent) is an example of a focus on ____
___ pathways are oxidative and yield ATP
____ pathways are reductive and require ATP
In _____, NADH gets converted to NAD+ for use in glycolysis
List some examples of fermentation products (non-medical)
Cheese, yogurt, beer, wine, tea, vinegar, etc.