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Chemical Pyruvic Acid

Name Pyruvic Acid
Equivalent Terms Acid, Pyruvic | Pyruvate
CAS Registry Number 127-17-3
Definition An intermediate compound in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. In thiamine deficiency, its oxidation is retarded and it accumulates in the tissues, especially in nervous structures. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
Structure Pyruvic Acid
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MeSH® ID D019289
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  4-phenyl-4-oxo-2-hydroxybuten-2-oic acid
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  ethyl trifluoropyruvate