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citrate synthase
medical dictionary

Citrate (si)-synthase;an enzyme catalyzing the condensation of oxaloacetate, water, and acetyl-CoA, forming citrate and coenzyme A; an important step in the tricarboxylic acid cycle.

Synonyms: citrogenase, condensing enzyme, oxaloacetate transacetase.

(05 Mar 2000)