Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex

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Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex is a multi enzyme complex which converts pyruvate to acetyl-CoA and CO<sub>2</sub>. The complex consists of 3 enzymes;
  
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*lipoamide reductase-transacetylase
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*dihydrolipoyl dehydrogenase
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*pyruvate decarboxylase
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The enzymes form a channel passing the reaction intermediates directly from one enzyme to the next.

Revision as of 14:27, 10 November 2010

Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex is a multi enzyme complex which converts pyruvate to acetyl-CoA and CO2. The complex consists of 3 enzymes;

The enzymes form a channel passing the reaction intermediates directly from one enzyme to the next.

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