Science Quiz / Lipogenesis by Fatty Acid Synthase

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Can you name the Lipogenesis steps?

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Starting molecule for lipogenesisTwo of these are required initially
This is converted intoA 2 carbon molecule
Catalysed byAn enzyme
Another starting molecule is converted to...A 3 carbon molecule
ByAn enzyme. HCO3 and ATP required
This is converted into...
ByAnother enzyme.
The molecules from 2 and 7 condense to form
Catalysed byAn enzyme. CO2 and ACP are also produced
This molecule is...Oxidised or reduced
By which enzyme?
DescriptionAnswerOther Info
Then the product is...
By which enzyme?
And then the product is againOxidised or reduced
By which enzyme?
To formA 4 carbon molecule
Then another of which molecule is used to elongate the growing chain?By condensation reactions
After how many turns does thioesterase remove the molecule from the cycle?
What is the product?
How is the ACP removed?
What is the final molecule?A 16 carbon molecule

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Created Apr 13, 2019ReportNominate
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