anaerobic respiration


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anaerobic respiration

1. Respiration without oxygen.
2. In living cells, a process that without using oxygen breaks down complex molecules into simpler substances, releasing energy.
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The greater weight loss in closed plastic packages might be due to high CO2 and low O2 levels in such packages that induce anaerobic respiration and increased the weight loss (Tariq et al.
These are now interpreted in the light of exciting recent advances in the fields of electromicrobiology and oxygenic anaerobic respiration.
He reviews the biological, chemical, and natural physical treatment processes in aerobic, facultative, and anaerobic zones of a facultative lagoon, including biochemical reactions like aerobic and anaerobic respiration, fermentation, photosynthesis, and changes in pH and alkalinity, in addition to monitoring and control measures for the excessive growth of algae, duckweed, watermeal, and rooted plants and midges and mosquitoes and odors.
Technically they're dead aACAo but because the metabolism of your cells slow down at low temperatures, they can survive for a few hours using anaerobic respiration (usually it's just a few minutes).
As a result of low oxygen availability, the fermentative pathway is activated to produce acetaldehyde, ethanol and/or lactate, which result from anaerobic respiration and can only provide a minimal quantity of energy (VARTAPETIAN, 2006; ZABALZA et al.