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Term:
acetyl-CoA metabolic process (GO:0006084)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
2-hydroxybenzoyl-CoA metabolic process +  
acetyl-CoA metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving acetyl-CoA, a derivative of coenzyme A in which the sulfhydryl group is acetylated; it is a metabolite derived from several pathways (e.g. glycolysis, fatty acid oxidation, amino-acid catabolism) and is further metabolized by the tricarboxylic acid cycle. It is a key intermediate in lipid and terpenoid biosynthesis.
acyl-CoA biosynthetic process +   
benzoyl-CoA metabolic process +   
fatty-acyl-CoA metabolic process +   
L-methylmalonyl-CoA metabolic process +   
malonyl-CoA metabolic process +   
propionyl-CoA metabolic process +   
succinyl-CoA metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: acetyl coenzyme A metabolic process ;   acetyl coenzyme A metabolism ;   acetyl-CoA metabolism
Definition Sources: ISBN:0198547684

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