cisaconitic acid

cisaconitic acid

[sis-ak-uh-nit-ik, -ak-]
noun Biochemistry.
a stereoisomer of 1-propene-1,2,3 tricarboxylic acid, C 6 H 6 O 6 , an important intermediate in the Krebs cycle.

Origin:
cis- + aconite + -ic

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