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.

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.

succinyl-CoA

a high energy intermediate metabolite formed in the Krebs cycle by the oxidation of α-ketoglutaric acid.
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These are further metabolized to yield acetyl-CoA, acetoacetate, and succinyl-CoA.
MMMconverts methylmalonyl-CoA to succinyl-CoA, an intermediate in the Krebs cycle.
12]) dependent enzyme, which converts L-methylmalonyl-CoA to succinyl-CoA.