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Definition of Pyruvate
1. a chemical salt [n -S]
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Literary usage of Pyruvate
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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"At low concentrations of enzyme, lactate dehydrogenase LDH-1, but not LDH-5, is inhibited by high concentrations of pyruvate. ..."
2. First Outlines of a Dictionary of Solubilities of Chemical Substances by Frank Humphreys Storer (1864)
"Almost insoluble in alcohol. Insoluble in ether. pyruvate OF BARYTA. a ... Permanent in dry air. Sparingly soluble in water. pyruvate of ..."
3. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"Systems studied include 0.1 M pyridoxal-0.1 M alanine and 0.1 M pyridoxamine-0.1 M pyruvate in the presence and absence of 0.05 M Zn2+ over the pD range ..."
4. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1855)
"pyruvate of Magnesia.—Difficult to obtain in granular crystals, because it very ... With alkaline carbonates, it behaves like the baryta-salt. pyruvate of ..."
5. A Treatise on Chemistry by Henry Enfield Roscoe, Carl Schorlemmer (1884)
"Calcium pyruvate, separates out in crystals on evaporating its solution in the cold. If warmed even by the hand a gum-like mass is produced. Copper pyruvate ..."
6. Getting Off the Hook: Treatment of Drug Addiction and Social Disorders by Jurriaan Plesman (1986)
"Figure II,6 represents a simplified picture of how glucose is broken down to first "pyruvate" and then "acetyl-CoA" before it enters the Krebs cycle to ..."