the oxidation of food in a cell takes place in mitrochondria
it is true or false

Asked by Aditya Zala | 2nd Jun, 2014, 06:45: PM

Expert Answer:

It is true that the oxidative breakdown of food molecules takes place entirely in mitochondria.The energy to drive ATP synthesis in mitochondria ultimately derives from the oxidative breakdown of food molecules.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 3rd Jun, 2014, 08:30: AM