General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: Structures of Life (5th Edition)

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Chapter 22 - Metabolic Pathways for Carbohydrates - 22.5 Pathways for Pyruvate - Questions and Problems: 22.47

Answer

Aerobic (oxygen) conditions are needed.

Work Step by Step

Aerobic (oxygen) conditions are needed in the cell to convert pyruvate to acetyl-CoA.
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