decarboxylate

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lose a carboxyl group

remove a carboxyl group from (a chemical compound)

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Sequencing of the tyrosine decarboxylase cluster of Lactococcus lactis IPLA 655 and the development of a PCR method for detecting tyrosine decarboxylating lactic acid bacteria.
The genus Succinispira, the most abundant genus in Firmicutes, was capable of decarboxylating succinate in anaerobic conditions.
Metabolon formation in the melanogenic pathway regulation of phenoloxidase activity by endogenous dopachrome isomerase (decarboxylating) from Manduca sexta.
5-Hydroxytryptophan uptake and decarboxylating neurons in the cat hypothalamus.
Under aerobic conditions, PDH catalyzes the rate-determining step in glucose oxidation by irreversibly decarboxylating pyruvate to acetyl coenzyme A, thereby "priming" the Krebs cycle with glucose carbon.