thiamine pyrophosphate

thiamine pyrophosphate
Co-carboxylase. A cofactor that has an unusually acidic carbon atom able to form carbon-carbon bonds. Found in pyruvate dehydrogenase and transketolase.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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