proticity

proticity

[prō′tis·əd·ē]
(biochemistry)
In oxidative phosphorylation, the flowing of protons in the proton circuit from high to low protic potential.
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Harper, "Mitochondrial proticity and ROS signaling: lessons from the uncoupling proteins," Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
The revelation that the electron transport chain, in operation during biological oxidation, might find an alternate route without performing the target aim of creating proticity and may downgrade the overall impetus of meristems to grow by 10 to 25 percent [24].
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