Definition of pyruvate in English:
A salt or ester of pyruvic acid.
- The first step is removal of the terminal carbon dioxide from the pyruvate.
- Some bacteria convert pyruvate and NADH to acetic acid and carbon dioxide.
- Rates of incorporation of carbon from malate, pyruvate, and acetate are expressed on an acetate-equivalent basis.
Definition of pyruvate in:
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