44107a_Q8 - not need to draw the structure of CoA.) 3 (6...

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Name ______________________________________ Signature _________________________________ BICH 441 April 11, 2007 Quiz 8 NO CALCULATORS! 1 (3 pts). Draw the reaction catalyzed by ATP-citrate lyase. Show the structures and names of reactants and products. (You do not need to draw the structures of ATP or CoA.) 2 (6 pts). Draw the pathway from acetyl-CoA to acetoacetate as it occurs in the synthesis of ketone bodies in liver mitochondria. Show the structures and names of reactants and products. (You do
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Unformatted text preview: not need to draw the structure of CoA.) 3 (6 pts). The structure shown below represents an intermediate in fatty acid synthesis catalyzed by fatty acid synthase. Show the steps catalyzed by fatty acid synthase that would convert this intermediate to a saturated fatty acid (six carbons in length) linked to ACP via a thioester linkage. Show the structure of each intermediate, and name the enzyme activity that catalyzes each step....
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