44106a_Q7 - β-oxidation That is show the steps necessary...

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Name ______________________________________ Signature _________________________________ BICH 441 April 5, 2006 Quiz 7 NO CALCULATORS! NOTE : You do not need to draw the structure of ATP/ADP, FAD/FADH 2 , CoA, or NAD(P) + /NAD(P)H in any of the questions. Just show where they are needed. 1 (10 pts). Oleic acid is an unsaturated fatty acid with a single cis - 9 double bond. Beginning with oleoyl-CoA, three cycles of β -oxidation generates the molecule shown. Draw the steps necessary to complete the next cycle of
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Unformatted text preview: β-oxidation. That is, show the steps necessary to generate one molecule of acetyl-CoA from the molecule shown. Show the names and structures of all reactants and products and the names of the enzymes. 2. (2 pts). Starting with oleoyl-CoA, how many cycles of β-oxidation would it take to completely convert it to acetyl-CoA? 3 (3 pts). Draw the reaction catalyzed by carnitine acyltransferase I. Show the names and structures of all reactants and products....
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