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Fermentation and aerobic respiration

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Contrast fermentation and aerobic respiration regarding ATP formation.

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The obvious difference between fermentation and aerobic respiration is that aerobic respiration produces far more ATP. Fermentation will produce a net gain of 2 molecules of ATP per molecule of glucose compared to around 38 molecules ...