acetyl coenzyme A

acetyl coenzyme A
noun Date: 1952 a compound C25H38N7O17P3S formed as an intermediate in metabolism and active as a coenzyme in biological acetylations

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  • Acetyl-coenzyme A — Acétyl coenzyme A L acétyl coenzyme A (acétyl coA ou acétyl CoA), molécule à haut potentiel d hydrolyse est au centre d un carrefour métabolique. En tant qu il peut être lié à la dégradation du pyruvate, soit être le résultat de la beta oxydation …   Wikipédia en Français

  • acetyl coenzyme A — n a compound C25H38N7O17P3S formed as an intermediate in metabolism and active as a coenzyme in biological acetylations * * * ac·e·tyl co·en·zyme A (asґə təl) (as″ə tēlґ ko enґzīm) acetyl CoA, a thioester of… …   Medical dictionary

  • acetyl-coenzyme A — acetyl coenzyme A. См. ацетил коэнзим А. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • acetyl coenzyme A — noun : the coenzyme C21H35N7O16P3SOCCH3 of transacetylase that is formed as an intermediate in metabolism and that takes part in various biological acetylations and is oxidized in the Krebs cycle * * * acetyl coenzyme A, Biochemistry. a compound… …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetyl coenzyme A — (acetyl CoA) A combination of acetic acid and coenzyme A that is energy rich; it is produced by many catabolic pathways and is the substrate for the tricarboxylic acid cycle, fatty acid biosynthesis, and other pathways …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • acetyl-coenzyme A — /euh seet l koh en zuym, euh set , as i tl /, n. Biochem. the acetylated form of coenzyme A, formed as an intermediate in the oxidation of carbohydrates, fats, and protein in animal metabolism. Also called acetyl CoA /euh seet l koh ay , euh set …   Universalium

  • acetyl-coenzyme A — /euh seet l koh en zuym, euh set , as i tl /, n. Biochem. the acetylated form of coenzyme A, formed as an intermediate in the oxidation of carbohydrates, fats, and protein in animal metabolism. Also called acetyl CoA /euh seet l koh ay , euh set …   Useful english dictionary

  • acetyl coenzyme A — noun a thiolester coenzyme which has a key role in fatty acid synthesis and acyl group transfer reactions. See coenzyme A …   Australian English dictionary

  • acetyl-coenzyme A — SYN: acetyl CoA …   Medical dictionary

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