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acetyl

[ə′sēd·əl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3CO‒ A two-carbon organic radical containing a methyl group and a carbonyl group.
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Citrate, converted to Acetyl CoA by ATP citrate lyase (ACL) in the cytoplasm and nucleus, is required for histone acetylation by HATs.
Novel function of calreticulin: characterization of calreticulin as a transacetylase-mediating protein acetylator independent of acetyl CoA using polyphenolic acetates.
Each acetyl coA molecule is capable of entering the TCA generating 3 NADH, 2 [FADH.
The pyruvate generated by cholesterol oxidase activity can also get converted to acetyl CoA and acetyl choline.
C Barnett et al 1994) balancing the acetyl CoA/Coa ratio and increasing the acetyl CoA formation from piruvate (D.
The reductive acetyl-CoA pathway is characterized by the presence of the key enzyme complex acetyl CoA synthetase, which also catalyzes the oxidation of CO to [CO.