ketoglutaric acid
noun Date: 1908 either of two crystalline keto derivatives C5H6O5 of glutaric acid; especially the alpha keto isomer formed in various metabolic processes (as the Krebs cycle)

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  • ketoglutaric acid — noun Either of two ketone derivatives of glutaric acid, α ketoglutaric acid and β ketoglutaric acid (the latter varying only by the position of the ketone functional group) …   Wiktionary

  • ketoglutaric acid — ke·to·glu·tar·ic acid glü .tar ik n either of two crystalline keto derivatives C5H6O5 of glutaric acid esp ALPHA KETOGLUTARIC ACID …   Medical dictionary

  • ketoglutaric acid — |kēd.ō+(ˌ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷... noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ket + glutaric : either of two crystalline keto derivatives of glutaric acid; especially : the alpha keto isomer HOOCCH2CH2COCOOH formed in various metabolic processes …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alpha-ketoglutaric acid — chembox ImageFile = Alpha ketoglutaric acid.png ImageSize = 150px IUPACName = 2 Oxopentanedioic acid OtherNames = 2 Ketoglutaric acid alpha Ketoglutaric acid 2 Oxoglutarate 2 Oxoglutaric acid Oxoglutaric acid Section1 = Chembox Identifiers CASNo …   Wikipedia

  • alpha-ketoglutaric acid — al·pha ke·to·glu·tar·ic acid or à ketoglutaric acid .kēt ō glü .tar ik n the alpha keto isomer of ketoglutaric acid formed in various metabolic processes (as the Krebs cycle) …   Medical dictionary

  • alpha-ketoglutaric acid — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : the alpha keto isomer of ketoglutaric acid formed in various metabolic processes (as the Krebs cycle) * * * /al feuh kee toh glooh tar ik, al feuh kee /, Biochem. a dibasic keto acid, C5H6O5, that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • α-ketoglutaric acid — α ketoglutaro rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė HOOCCH₂CH₂COCOOH atitikmenys: angl. α ketoglutaric acid rus. α кетоглутаровая кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – 2 oksopentano dirūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • alpha-ketoglutaric acid — /al feuh kee toh glooh tar ik, al feuh kee /, Biochem. a dibasic keto acid, C5H6O5, that occurs as an intermediate in the Krebs cycle and in protein metabolism. [1905 10; KETO + glutaric (acid), prob. b. GLUTEN (as in GLUTAMIC ACID) and… …   Universalium

  • α-ketoglutaric acid — α ke·to·glu·tar·ic ac·id (ke″to gloo tarґik) 2 oxopentanedioic acid, 2 oxoglutaric acid, an intermediate in the tricarboxylic acid cycle (q.v.); α ketoglutarate is also produced from glutamate in amino group transfer reactions and …   Medical dictionary

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