Chapter 3

Energy Metabolism and Metabolic Adaptations to Training

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Key Concepts

adenosine triphosphate–phosphocreatine (ATP–PC) system aerobic
allosteric inhibition anabolism
anaerobic glycolysis beta oxidation
carbohydrate sparing effect catabolism
coenzyme cofactor
dehydrogenase enzymes electron transport system (ETS)
energy metabolism enzyme
glycogen glycogenolysis
glycolysis Krebs cycle
lactate Law of Mass Action
lock-and-key method metabolism
myoglobin phosphagen
phosphatase phosphocreatine (PC)
phosphofructokinase (PFK) polypeptide
power reactant
substrate triglyceride

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Websites

Biological Energy Conversion, Review of Anaerobic Metabolism: http://www.life.uiuc.edu/crofts/bioph354/lect2.html
Glycolysis and Krebs Cycle: http://www.uic.edu/classes/bios/bios100/lecturesf04am/lect12.htm
Electron Transport System: http://faculty.nl.edu/jste/electron_transport_system.htm
Cycling Performance Tips, basic physiology, cell energy metabolism: http://www.cptips.com/

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