pyruvate

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pyruvate

[pī′rü‚vāt]
(biochemistry)
Salt of pyruvic acid, such as sodium pyruvate, NaOOCCOCH3.
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3 FAS, fatty acid synthase; LPL, lipoprotein lipase; CPT-1, carnitine palmitoyltransferase-1; HSL, hormone-sensitive lipase; PEPCK, pyruvate carboxy kinase; PC, pyruvate carboxylase.
Effects of biotin on pyruvate carboxylase, acetyl-CoA carboxylase, propionyl-CoA carboxylase, and markers for glucose and lipid homeostasis in type 2 diabetic patients and nondiabetic subjects.
Elevated L/P ratio (>20) can indicate respiratory chain disorders, Krebs cycle disorders and pyruvate carboxylase deficiency.