isocitric acid

[ahy-suh-si-trik, ahy-suh-]

Origin of isocitric acid

First recorded in 1865–70; iso- + citric acid Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

isocitric acid in Medicine

isocitric acid

  1. An isomer of citric acid that is an intermediate in the Krebs cycle.
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