Metabolic intermediate. Couples with acetyl CoA to form citrate, ie. the entry point of the tricarboxylic acid cycle. Formed from aspartic acid by transamination.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Oxaloacetate — Acide oxaloacétique Acide oxaloacétique acide oxaloacétique Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • oxaloacetate — also oxalacetate noun Date: 1891 a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • oxaloacetate — noun any salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid …   Wiktionary

  • oxaloacetate — ox·a·lo·ac·e·tate .äk sə lō as ə .tāt also ox·al·ac·e·tate .äk sə las n a salt or ester of oxaloacetic acid * * * ox·a·lo·ac·e·tate (ok″sə lo asґə tāt) an anionic form of oxaloacetic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • oxaloacetate — ox·a·lo·acetate …   English syllables

  • oxaloacetate — noun a salt or ester of oxalacetic acid • Syn: ↑oxalacetate • Hypernyms: ↑salt * * * noun see oxalacetate …   Useful english dictionary

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