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Introduction: Butyrate

Description of Butyrate

Butyrate: four carbon acid, CH3CH2CH2COOH, with an unpleasant odor, that occurs in butter and animal fat as the glycerol ester; and other 4-carbon acids, salts, and derivatives.
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Butyrate: Salts and esters of butyric acid.
Source: MeSH 2007

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