How many ATPs does a Calorie yeild ?
1 calorie = how many ATPs ??
does anybody know. for people who don't know what an ATP is, it is basically energy for a cell.
- Anonymous1 decade agoFavorite Answer
The net change in energy at Standard Temperature and Pressure of the decomposition of ATP into hydrated ADP and hydrated inorganic phosphate is -12 kcal / mole in vivo (inside of a living cell) and -7.3 kcal / mole in vitro (in laboratory conditions).