Chemistry of Life

Molecular genetics, biochemistry

ATPases

ATP synthase is the final enzyme of oxidative phosporylation. It is located in the mitochondrial membrane and utilizes the potential energy generated by an electron transfer chain to phosphorylate ADP to ATP.

Harvard University provides a wonderful video explaining operation of the F1-F0 ATPase.

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