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What organisms release energy by breaking down food?

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Asked by narendra sharma, 19 Nov '12 10:21 pm
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Cellular Mitochondria play major role in metabolism and in catabolism...
Cellular respiration is the specific cellular process that breaks down food to make energy. Breaking down food to release energy....
Answered by drdinesh sharma, 19 Nov '12 10:27 pm

 
  
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Well it should be cell organelle instead of organism i think sir and the CELLULAR MITOCHONDRIA IS CALLED AS ENERGY FACTORY OF THE CELL.........WHICH DOES BREAK CARBOHYDRATES AND LIPIDS MOLECULES INTO ATP MOLECULES THE ENERGY PACKS.. AND CO2 AND WATER VOPOUR..............i think...
Answered by Bhuvana, 19 Nov '12 10:31 pm

 
  
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ITS A PART OF RESPIRATION PROCESS! after respiration energy is released ... in human biengs aerobic respiration takes place and the amount of energy released is about 36 ATP(adenosine triphosphate)
and in our muscles, when we do heavy exercise, anaerobic respiration takes place..and the amount of energy released is about 2 ATP!
Answered by SHUBHAM DWIVEDI, 19 Nov '12 10:29 pm

 
  
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Cloroplast
Answered by jakir hussain, 19 Nov '12 10:28 pm

 
  
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Cellular Mitochondria
Answered by Quest, 20 Nov '12 10:42 am

 
  
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Cellular Mitochondria play major role in metabolism and in catabolism...
Cellular respiration is the specific cellular process that breaks down food to make energy. Breaking down food to release energy....
Answered by rajan, 20 Nov '12 07:32 am

 
  
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