carboxylase


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carboxylase

[kär′bäk·sə‚lās]
(biochemistry)
Any enzyme that catalyzes a carboxylation or decarboxylation reaction.
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Pyruvate carboxylase and phosphoenolpyruvatecarboxykinase activity in developing rats: effect of manganese deficiency.
Chloroplast acetyl-CoA carboxylase activity is 2-oxoglutarate-regulated by interaction of PII with the biotin carboxyl carrier subunit.
Cha, The Effects of a High- Fat or High-Sucrose Diet on Serum Lipid Profiles, Hepatic Acyl-CoA Synthetase, Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase-I, and the Acetyl- CoA Carboxylase mRNA Levels in Rats, J.
Effects of dietary niacin on hepatic fatty acid synthase (FAS) activity (A), adiponectin receptor 2 (Adpn R2) gene expression (B) insulin receptor (INSR) gene expression (C), acetyl-CoA carboxylase (ACC) gene expression (D), Apo B concentration (E), leptin receptor (LEPR) gene expression (F), adiponectin receptor 1 (Adpn R1) gene expression (G) and carnitine palmitoyltransferase (CPT) 1 gene expression (H).
Primers for the expression analysis of different genes were shown in Table 1, including genes involved in hepatic lipid intake, like CD36; genes related to lipid synthesis, like diacylglycerol acyltransferase 2 (DGAT-2), SREBP-1c and its downstream gene acetyl-CoA carboxylase 1 (ACC-1), fatty acid synthase (FAS) and stearoyl-CoA desaturase 1 (SCD-1); genes in response to lipid catabolism, like PPAR[alpha] and its downstream gene carnitine palmitoyl transferase 1a (CPT-la), acyl-CoA oxidase 1 (ACOX-1); as well as gene function to lipid outflow like apoB100.
At the same time, carnitine palmitoyltransferase-I, carnitine palmitoyltransferase-II, acetyl-coa carboxylase, lipase activity, and lipoprotein lipase in fish tissues were monitored.
subsidiary and its Acetyl-CoA Carboxylase inhibitor programme, the company said.
Biguanides inhibits pyruvate carboxylase and dehydrogenase and causes more lactate accumulation.
They found that pyruvate carboxylase (a key enzyme in gluconeogenesis) is sulfhydrated by [H.
Comment: Biotin is a cofactor for acetyl-CoA carboxylase, a potentially rate-limiting enzyme in myelin synthesis.
The current study suggests the presence of an association among milk production and genetic polymorphism in the exon I region of Acetyl Coenzyme A Carboxylase a (ACACA) in Iranian indigenous Mahabadi goat.
Inhibition of acetyl-coenzyme a carboxylase by two classes of grass-selective herbicides.