acetoacetyl coenzyme A

acetoacetyl coenzyme A

[¦as·ə‚tō·ə′sēd·əl ‚kō′en·zīm ′ā]
(biochemistry)
C25H41O18N7P3S An intermediate product in the oxidation of fatty acids.
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The formation of hydroxymethylglutaryl coenzyme A via the condensation of acetyl coenzyme A and acetoacetyl coenzyme A. J.