Definition of succinate in English:


Line breaks: suc¦cin|ate
Pronunciation: /ˈsʌksɪneɪt


  • A salt or ester of succinic acid.
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    • Under phosphorus-deficient conditions, plants generally exude a greater quantity of organic acids such as citrate, malate, and succinate from roots to the rhizosphere.
    • The four-carbon succinate undergoes a series of rearrangements to regenerate oxaloacetate.
    • A similar trend was observed for succinate, and for malate plus glutamate oxidation, by digitonin-permeabilized fibroblasts (not shown).

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