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Acetyl Coenzyme A

Acetyl coenzyme a

coenzyme a (coa, CoASH, or HSCoA) is a coenzyme, notable for its role in the synthesis and oxidization of fatty acids, and the oxidation of pyruvate in the citric Acid Cycle. It is adapted from β-mercaptoethylamine, panthothenate and adenosine Triphosphate.

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Please help!

... is a compund which has been formed (sometimes oxaloacetate, sometimes acetyl, depending on the end compound that will be produced) after catabolism ... atoms. 3) Yes, oxidative phosphorylation, after a coupled reaction with Coenzyme Q to QH2 with the enzyme succinate dehydrogenase.

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by billyfisher100
Sat Jan 21, 2012 1:13 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
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Re: Please help!

... acid cycle, be catabolised by pyruvate dehydrogenase into either Acetyl Coenzyme A or Ox.-Aloacetate. Then, the reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADH) and ...

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by billyfisher100
Fri Jan 20, 2012 7:19 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
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Re: Question about metabolism and some chemical things?

... the citric acid cycle, where the pyruvate is bound to an enzyme called Coenzyme A - this gives you Acetyl CoA which can then enter the citric acid cycle. (In the first step of the citric acid ...

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by sharstar25
Fri Mar 18, 2011 9:39 pm
 
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Re: helppp asap pleasee!

... follows the citric acid cycle, where NADH and FADH2 are reduced. These coenzymes then enter the electron transport chain. The first step is the ... two NADH+2H+ are generated from glycolysis, two from the formation of acetyl-CoA, and six from the citric acid cycle. In this transfer, a hydride ...

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by monthir
Tue Sep 22, 2009 4:29 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
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Histidine

... into ammonia, glutamate and a 1-C fragment that it used in the folate coenzyme system. 3. Decarboxylation into histamine which is found predominately ... to histidine. Just things that are standard like transamination into acetyl Co-A. I know this is long winded but any help would be greatly appreciated. ...

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by jmyhre
Thu Jan 22, 2009 6:10 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Histidine
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