glyoxylate

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glyoxylate

/gly·ox·y·late/ (gli-ok´sĭ-lāt) a salt, anion, or ester of glyoxylic acid.

glyoxylate

a carbohydrate precursor.

glyoxylate pathway
a pathway for the direct incorporation of acetate into a glucose precursor; operates in plants but not identified as an animal process.
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coli, dubbed SBS550MG, that contains six genetic alterations that allow it to produce succinate anaerobically from two different routes--the glyoxylate pathway and the fermentation route.