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1. Acetyl
CH3CO- This is the radical of acetic acid; it contains a carbonyl and a methyl group.

2. Acetyl coA synthase
This enzyme is found in bacteria and plants; it catalyzes the reaction in which acetate enters metabolic pathways and forms acetyl coenzyme A .

3. Acetyl CoA
An intermediate compound formed during the breakdown of glucose by adding a two-carbon fragment to a carrier molecule (Coenzyme A or CoA).

4. Acetyl coenzyme A (acetyl CoA)
This coenzyme plays a huge role in intermediary metabolism, in which cells synthesize, break down or use nutrient molecules for energy production, growth, etc.

5. Acetyl group
A CH3CO- group on a larger molecule, where the -CH3 (a methyl group) is single-bonded to the carbon, an oxygen is single-bonded to the carbon, and the carbon has two other bonds to the rest of the molecule.

6. Acetyl reduction assay (acetylene reduction assay)
A technique for measuring the nitrogen fixation activity in photosynthetic organisms. It uses a flame ionization detector and a gas chromatography apparatus to determine the reduction of acetylene to ethylene by the enzyme nitrogenase .

7. Acetylcholine
A chemical found in vertebrate neurons that carries information across the synaptic cleft, the space between two nerve cells.

8. Acetylcholine
A chemical released at neuromuscular junctions that binds to receptors on the surface of the plasma membrane of muscle cells, causing an electrical impulse to be transmitted. The impulse ultimately leads to muscle contraction.

9. Acetylcholinesterase
An enzyme that breaks down unused acetylcholine in the synaptic cleft (the space between neurons); this enzyme is necessary to restore the synaptic cleft so it is ready to transmit the next nerve impulse.

10. Acetyl-CoA pathway
A pathway of autotroph ic carbon dioxide fixation commonly happened in obligate anaerobe s such as methanogen s, homoacetogen s, and sulfate reducing bacteria .

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