Definition of succinate in English:

succinate

noun

Chemistry
  • A salt or ester of succinic acid.

    • ‘Under phosphorus-deficient conditions, plants generally exude a greater quantity of organic acids such as citrate, malate, and succinate from roots to the rhizosphere.’
    • ‘Each genetic pathway metabolizes glucose and produces succinate via dissimilar chemical reactions.’
    • ‘The plants were grown in vitro on MS medium supplemented with ammonium succinate in the case of the Nia 30 mutants.’
    • ‘A similar trend was observed for succinate, and for malate plus glutamate oxidation, by digitonin-permeabilized fibroblasts (not shown).’
    • ‘The four-carbon succinate undergoes a series of rearrangements to regenerate oxaloacetate.’

Pronunciation

succinate

/ˈsʌksɪneɪt/