anaplerotic reaction


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an·a·ple·rot·ic

(an'ă-pler-ŏ'tik),
Referring to reactions or pathways that contribute to anaplerosis.

anaplerotic reaction

a reaction that replenishes the concentration of an intermediate in a metabolic pathway.
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Anaplerotic reactions are responsible to maintain TCA pools which are utilized for lysine biosynthesis.
glutamicum to study the fluxes of the anaplerotic reactions while the organism grows on mixed substrates of glucose and lactate.