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Chemical agents that uncouple oxidation from phosphorylation in the metabolic cycle so that ATP synthesis does not occur. Included here are those IONOPHORES that disrupt electron transfer by short-circuiting the proton gradient across mitochondrial membranes.
The numerical value of uncoupling agents in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of uncoupling agents in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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