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Introduction: Lactate

Description of Lactate

Lactate: metabolic intermediate involved in many biochemical processes; the end product of glycolysis, which provides energy anaerobically in skeletal muscle during heavy exercise; can be oxidized aerobically in the heart for energy production or can be converted back to glucose in the liver; also the end product of fermentation in several bacterial species.
Source: CRISP

Lactate: Salts or esters of LACTIC ACID containing the general formula CH3CHOHCOOR.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Lactate

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