Citric acid cycle
The citric acid cycle is an ingenious series of reactions that oxidizes the acetyl group of acetyl-CoA to two molecules of CO2 in a manner that conserves the liberated free energy for utilization in ATP generation.
- 1 Reactions of the Cycle
- 2 Historical Perspective
- 3 Metabolic Sources of Acetyl-Coenzyme A
- 4 Enzymes of the Citric Acid Cycle
- 5 Regulation of the Citric Acid Cycle
- 6 The Amphibolic Nature of the Citric Acid Cycle