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Mesh term Uncoupling Agents

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Enzyme Inhibitors

Description

Chemical agents that uncouple oxidation from phosphorylation in the metabolic cycle so that ATP synthesis does not occur. Included here are those IONOPHORES that disrupt electron transfer by short-circuiting the proton gradient across mitochondrial membranes.


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Proton Ionophores


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