aerobic respiration

id: GO:0009060
name: aerobic respiration
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The enzymatic release of energy from organic compounds (especially carbohydrates and fats) which requires oxygen as the terminal electron acceptor.

Child Functions

GO:0010230alternative respiration
GO:0019332aerobic respiration, using nitrite as electron donor
GO:0019409aerobic respiration, using ammonia as electron donor
GO:0019410aerobic respiration, using carbon monoxide as electron donor
GO:0019411aerobic respiration, using ferrous ions as electron donor
GO:0019412aerobic respiration, using hydrogen as electron donor
GO:0019414aerobic respiration, using sulfur or sulfate as electron donor
GO:0019646aerobic electron transport chain
GO:0043554aerobic respiration, using arsenite as electron donor

Parent Functions

GO:0045333cellular respiration