Acetic acid can be involved in several important metabolic processes. It has been shown to be a precursor of foodstuffs such as ketone bodies (l), fat (2, 3), and cholesterol (4). It has been - PDF Document
METABOLISM. OF ACETATE. BY THE. EXTRAHEPATIC. TISSUES*. BY ARNE. N. WICK. AND DOUGLAS HOLBROOH,~RENE HOLKESVIQ,~ARYL AND MYRLLEDFORD. R. DRURY. WITH THE ASSISTANCE OFALTAMAE. STORTZ,. (From. the Scripps University of Southern. Metabolic. Clinic,. La. Jolla,. and Los.