Isobutyryl-CoA

Isobutyryl-CoA
Identifiers
CAS number 15621-60-0
PubChem 808
MeSH Isobutyryl-coenzyme+A
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Properties
Molecular formula C25H42N7O17P3S
Molar mass 837.62 g/mol
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C, 100 kPa)
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Isobutyryl-coenzyme A is a starting material for many natural products derived from Poly-Ketide Synthase (PKS) assembly lines, as well as PKS-NRPS hybrid assembly lines. These products can often be used as antibiotics. Notably, it is also an intermediate in the metabolism of the amino acid Valine, and structurally similar to intermediates in the catabolism of other small amino acids.

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