Definition of acetyl-coenzyme A in English:
The acetyl ester of coenzyme A, involved as an acetylating agent in many biochemical processes.
- Coenzyme A, acetyl coenzyme A, coenzyme Q10 and NADH - along with B vitamins - are all absolutely necessary for our bodies to produce energy and maintain life.
- OAS is generated by serine acetyltransferase in a reaction catalysed from serine and acetyl coenzyme A.
- The acetate group of acetyl coenzyme A combines with a four-carbon molecule to form a six-carbon molecule.
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