Discussion :: Structure and Properties of Amino Acids - Section 1 (Q.No.2)
What is the end product of leucine metabolism?
Answer: Option A
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|Geofrey Cosmas said: (May 7, 2013)|
|The leucine whenis metabolised, the amino group is cleaved leading to the formation of Urea, the remaining chain is leading to Acetyl-coa in mitochondria.|
|Regina Sanco said: (Sep 24, 2013)|
|Actually leucine is a ketogenic amino acid in that the carbon skeleton of leucine is always degraded to Acetyl CoA during leucine metabolism.|
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