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Fates of pyruvic acid

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List three fates of pyruvic acid.

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1) In animal cells, pyruvate is oxidized to acetylCoA, which enters the ...

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The fates of pyruvic acids are determined. Pyruvate is decarboxylated to produce ethanol and carbon dioxide is analyzed.

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