respiratory electron transport chain

id: GO:0022904
name: respiratory electron transport chain
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A process in which a series of electron carriers operate together to transfer electrons from donors such as NADH and FADH2 to any of several different terminal electron acceptors to generate a transmembrane electrochemical gradient.

Child Functions

GO:0006120mitochondrial electron transport, NADH to ubiquinone
GO:0006121mitochondrial electron transport, succinate to ubiquinone
GO:0006122mitochondrial electron transport, ubiquinol to cytochrome c
GO:0006123mitochondrial electron transport, cytochrome c to oxygen
GO:0009766primary charge separation
GO:0019645anaerobic electron transport chain
GO:0019646aerobic electron transport chain
GO:0030965plasma membrane electron transport, NADH to quinone
GO:0042773ATP synthesis coupled electron transport

Parent Functions

GO:0022900electron transport chain