Just for fun.
- What are proteins, peptides, and polypeptides?
- Mention six functions of protein
- Give some examples of protein denaturation and the causes
- If only protein is present in fermentation medium apart from some trace elements, explain how does the cell fulfill the carbon and energy requirement?
- Is the cell able to generate energy from pyruviric acid? Explain your answer
- Certain bacterium is chemo-organo-heterotrophy. What does it mean?
- What is the theoretical (maximal) ATP produced per mol of glucose during the aerobic growth? Give the short explanation
- Explain why the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae mostly prefers to carry out aerobic rather than anaerobic fermentation? Analyze the metabolic pathways.