What is the official name of pyruvic acid, Biology

What is the official name of pyruvic acid?

Pyruvic acid is 2-oxopropanoic acid. It is thus a molecule made of three linearly bound carbons with one extremity forming the organic acid function (COOH) and the middle carbon binding to an oxygen atom by double bond.

 

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