Uncoupling proteins: current status and therapeutic prospects

Nedergaard, Jan; Ricquier, Daniel; Kozak, Leslie P.
October 2005
EMBO Reports;Oct2005, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p917
Academic Journal
Discusses the reference of bioenergetics to any process through which energy released from the combustion of substrate in mitochondria. Oxidation of substrate are the transfer of electrons to oxygen; Use of energy released by the respiratory chain to pump protons; Determination of the activity of uncoupling protein.


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