Citric Acid Cycle: cyclic oxidation of citrate into oxaloacetate
Overall reaction: For every 1 acetyl-CoA:
3 NAD+ + 1 FAD + 1 GDP + Pi → 1 G(A)TP + 3 NADH + 1 FADH2 + 2 CO2
NADH = most abundant high energy product
At the end of the citric acid cycle, most of the energy remaining from the original glucose is stored in
B) pyruvic acid
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