ketolysis

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ketolysis

[kē′täl·ə·səs]
(biochemistry)
Dissolution of ketone bodies.
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Furthermore, ketone metabolism is highly relevant to mitochondrial adaptation since the ketogenic and ketolytic enzymes needed to support nutritional ketosis are located in mitochondria.
Schwartz, "Ketolytic and glycolytic enzymatic expression profiles in malignant gliomas: implication for ketogenic diet therapy," Nutrition and Metabolism, vol.