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Term:
aerobic electron transport chain (GO:0019646)
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aerobic electron transport chain +   
A process in which a series of electron carriers operate together to transfer electrons from donors such as NADH and FADH2 to oxygen to generate a transmembrane electrochemical gradient.
aerobic respiration, using ammonia as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using arsenite as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using carbon monoxide as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using ferrous ions as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using hydrogen as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using nitrite as electron donor 
aerobic respiration, using sulfur or sulfate as electron donor 
alternative respiration 
anaerobic electron transport chain 
ATP synthesis coupled electron transport +   
chlororespiration 
glycerophosphate shuttle  
malate-aspartate shuttle  
mitochondrial electron transport, NADH to ubiquinone +   
mitochondrial electron transport, succinate to ubiquinone  
mitochondrial electron transport, ubiquinol to cytochrome c  
plasma membrane electron transport, NADH to quinone 
primary charge separation +  
regulation of aerobic respiration +   
tricarboxylic acid cycle +   

Synonyms
Narrow Synonyms: NADH-O2 electron transport ;   succinate-O2 electron transport ;   ubiquinone-8-O2 electron transport
Alternate IDs: GO:0006136 ;   GO:0006137 ;   GO:0006138
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, GOC:mtg_electron_transport

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