phosphoenolpyruvic acid
noun Date: 1959 the phosphate H2C=C(OPO3H2)COOH of the enol form of pyruvic acid that is formed as an intermediate in carbohydrate metabolism

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  • phosphoenolpyruvic acid — The phosphoric ester of pyruvic acid in the latter s p. form; an intermediate in the conversion of d glucose to pyruvic acid and an example of a high energy phosphate ester. phosphop.pyruvic acid carboxykinase an enzyme that catalyzes the …   Medical dictionary

  • phosphoenolpyruvic acid — noun The phosphate of the enol form of pyruvic acid; it is involved in glycolysis …   Wiktionary

  • phosphoenolpyruvic acid — ˌfäsˌfōəˌnȯl, ˌfäsfōˌēˌnȯl, nōl+ noun Etymology: phosph + enol + pyruvic : phosphopyruvic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphopyruvic acid — “+... noun Etymology: phosph + pyruvic : the phosphate CH2 . O(OPO3H2)COOH of the enol form of pyruvic acid formed as an intermediate in carbohydrate metabolism (as from phosphoglyceric acid by reversible dehydration) called also… …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphopyruvic acid — phos·pho·py·ru·vic acid pī .rü vik , .pī(ə)r .yü n PHOSPHOENOLPYRUVIC ACID …   Medical dictionary

  • Phosphoenolpyruvate — Chembox new ImageFile=Phosphoenolpyruvic acid.svg ImageSize= IUPACName=2 phosphonooxyprop 2 enoic acid OtherNames=Phosphoenolpyruvic acid, PEP Section1= Chembox Identifiers CASNo=138 08 9 PubChem=1005 ChemSpiderID = 980… …   Wikipedia

  • phosphoenolpyruvate — ¦fäsˌfōəˌnȯlpīˈrüˌvāt, ˌnōl , ˌpī(ə)rˈyü noun ( s) Etymology: phosphoenolpyruvic (acid) + ate (I) : a salt or ester of phosphoenolpyruvic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • phosphoenolpyruvate — noun Date: 1956 a salt or ester of phosphoenolpyruvic acid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • PEP — may refer to: In computing: Packetized Ensemble Protocol, used by Telebit modems PEP tool, a programming environment based on Petri nets Personal Eventing Protocol, a protocol using the XMPP publish subscribe protocol to broadcast state change… …   Wikipedia

  • Phosphoenolpyruvat — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Phosphoenolpyruvat Andere Namen 2 (Phosphonooxy)prop 2 ensäure …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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