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α‐ketoisocaproate

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198529170
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191727641
α‐ketoisocaproate

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2‐methyl‐2‐oxopentanoate; an intermediate in the biosynthesis of l‐leucine. See leucine and valine biosynthesis.

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Subjects: Biochemistry

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