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  1. Pyruvate synthase

    In enzymology, a pyruvate synthase is an enzyme that catalyzes the interconversion of pyruvate and acetyl-CoA. It is also called pyruvate:ferredoxin oxidoreductase. The relevant equilibrium catalysed by PFOR is:+ The 3 substrates of this enzyme are pyruvate, CoA, and oxidized ferredoxin, whereas its 4 products are acetyl-CoA, CO2, reduced ferredoxin, and H+.

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  1. Pyruvate Synthase

    A ferredoxin-containing enzyme that catalyzes the COENZYME A-dependent oxidative decarboxylation of PYRUVATE to acetyl-COENZYME A and CARBON DIOXIDE.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyruvate synthase in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyruvate synthase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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