oxaloacetatemedical dictionary

<biochemistry> Metabolic intermediate. Couples with acetyl CoA to form citrate, i.e. The entry point of the tricarboxylic acid cycle. Formed from aspartic acid by transamination.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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