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Mesh term Citric Acid Cycle

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Biochemical Phenomena
Energy Metabolism
Metabolic Networks and Pathways


A series of oxidative reactions in the breakdown of acetyl units derived from GLUCOSE; FATTY ACIDS; or AMINO ACIDS by means of tricarboxylic acid intermediates. The end products are CARBON DIOXIDE, water, and energy in the form of phosphate bonds.

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