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Can you name the ketone body synthesis?

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 need 2mol of this molecule to start
 need acetyl CoA; release CoA
 release acetyl CoA
 acetoacetate oxidation yields 23 ATP (yield of 2 acetylCoA in TCA cycle - 1)
 releases CO2; happens spontaneously (not need enzyme); 'acetone on breath' a result of ketoacidosis

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