propionyl-CoA

(redirected from Propionyl coenzymeA)

pro·pi·o·nyl-CoA

(prō'pē-ō-nil),
The coenzyme A thioester derivative of propionic acid; an intermediate in the degradation of l-valine, l-isoleucine, l-threonine, l-methionine, and odd-chain fatty acids; a precursor for the synthesis of odd-chain fatty acids; it accumulates in individuals with a deficiency of propionyl-CoA carboxylase.