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Decarboxylation

Decarboxylation

Removal of the carboxyl group. The process of removing a carboxyl group from a chemical Compound (usually replacing it with hydrogen).The removal of the carbon element of a molecule.


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... of the pyruvate was degraded before it was stopped due to lack of NAD+ and FAD:) Glycolysis will definitelly take part. Probably also the pyruvate decarboxylation. However, the TCA cycle is questionable, because with 100 molecules I'd say the concentration of NADH will not be so high to stop it. ...

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by caters
Mon Feb 03, 2014 4:37 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: ATP produced by human cells in an anaerobic chamber. LOST!
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ATP produced by human cells in an anaerobic chamber. LOST!

... of the pyruvate was degraded before it was stopped due to lack of NAD+ and FAD:) Glycolysis will definitelly take part. Probably also the pyruvate decarboxylation. However, the TCA cycle is questionable, because with 100 molecules I'd say the concentration of NADH will not be so high to stop it. ...

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by JackBean
Wed Nov 06, 2013 8:18 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: ATP produced by human cells in an anaerobic chamber. LOST!
Replies: 2
Views: 1657

Help identifying unknown bacteria

... thioglyoclate test, negative carb fermentation, positive citrate, negative indole, positive urease, catalase positive, gram negative rod,positive decarboxylation tests......I think I have Alcaligenes faecalis or pseudomonas aerugenosa. Motility was positive from the deep stab. I think my test ...

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by anthony7
Tue Apr 03, 2012 1:56 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help identifying unknown bacteria
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Views: 3845

Help identifying unknown bacteria

... and lactose fermentation test-Phenol Red tests EMB test- gram negative SIM test- tryptophan broken down, indole positive, no sulfur reduction decarboxylation tests- decarboxylation- org has enzymes to break down lysine, arginine, and ornithine catalase test- catalase positive I was thinking ...

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by anthony7
Sun Apr 01, 2012 9:21 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help identifying unknown bacteria
Replies: 8
Views: 3845

Re: Hormone response failure

Cunjugation, can decrease active hormon consentration Oxidation/ decarboxylation, is the first step in degradation of the hormone Compartmentation (in chloroplast), if the net movement of the hormone is into a compartment where it is not chemicaly active. ...

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by Marnitz
Sat Jun 11, 2011 1:44 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Hormone response failure
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