Figure 18.36. Proton Path Through the Membrane.

Figure 18.36Proton Path Through the Membrane

Each proton enters the cytosolic half-channel, follows a complete rotation of the c ring, and exits through the other half-channel into the matrix.

From: Section 18.4, A Proton Gradient Powers the Synthesis of ATP

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Biochemistry. 5th edition.
Berg JM, Tymoczko JL, Stryer L.
New York: W H Freeman; 2002.
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