butyryl-CoA

bu·tyr·yl-CoA

(byū'ti-ril),
Condensation product of coenzyme A and n-butanoic acid; an intermediate in fatty acid degradation and in biosynthesis.
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De novo synthesis of fatty acid, via acetyl-CoA and butyryl-CoA, is executed by ACACA and FASN (Bionaz and Loor, 2008).