Secondary metabolism is defined as the metabolism other than the primary breakdown of carbon sources for cellular buildup and energy production. However secondary metabolism may does produce or consume small or negligible amounts of energy. Basic starting material for secondary metabolism is the end product of primary metabolism like pyruvate, acetate, succinate, ethanol etc. Secondary metabolism may be for the purpose of protective or escaping unfavorable conditions or to pass over the stress or nutrient deficient conditions.
Open access OMICS International Publishing Group aimed to provide the readers a barrier free flow of research work and conceptualized knowledge through online. To speed up the pace of scientific innovations, discovery, quality enriched education system and increase the global economy, open access is a key to success in dissemination of knowledge to world community.
Bioenergetics: Open Access is one such open access journal from OMICS Group, publishing the research, review, case reports, short commentaries and editorials pertaining to the field of biochemistry, physiology, metabolism, energy related process in the living organisms and exercise physiology on quarterly basis for its readers. Today in the field of competition, quality of articles publishing in the journal per issue is very important with a rapid peer review process. Bioenergetics: Open Access journal trying to bring such quality in the articles published per issue with its broader conceptualized editorial board and with the expertise reviewers.
Last date updated on June, 2014