succinyl-CoA

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suc·ci·nyl-co·en·zyme A

(sŭk'si-nil-kō-en'zīm),
The condensation product of succinic acid and CoA; one of the intermediates of the tricarboxylic acid cycle and a precursor in the synthesis of heme.
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suc·ci·nyl-co·en·zyme A

(sŭk'si-nil-kō-en'zīm)
The condensation product of succinic acid and CoA; one of the intermediates of the tricarboxylic acid cycle and a precursor in the synthesis of heme.
Synonym(s): succinyl-CoA.
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Succinyl CoA is subsequently incorporated into part of the tricarboxylic acid cycle to generate OAA [3].
Heme is synthesized from glycine and succinyl CoA via an eight-step pathway, with each step being catalyzed by a separate enzyme.
The product of the KGOR reaction is succinyl CoA but no ACS-type activity was detected in extracts of P.
This form of vitamin [B.sup.12] is essential for the conversion of L-methylmalonyl coenzyme A (CoA) to succinyl CoA (see below).
Finally, adenosyl cobalamin is essential for the conversion of L-methylmalonyl CoA to succinyl CoA.