A cell’s reservoir of NADPH represents its _______________ A.

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A cell’s reservoir of NADPH represents its _______________

A. oxidation state

B. oxidation power

C. tensile strength

D. reducing power

This question was addressed to me during an internship interview.

My doubt is from Metabolism in section Bioenergetics, Enzymes, Metabolism, Genes, Chromosomes and Genomes of Cell Biology

Right choice is D. reducing power

Explanation: A cell’s reservoir of NADPH is a measure of its reducing power and the usable energy. NADPH is a compound similar to NADH but with an additional phosphate group.