glucokinase

[gloo-koh-kahy-neys, -neyz]

Origin of glucokinase

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glucokinase in Medicine

glucokinase

[glōō′kō-kīnās′, -nāz′, -kĭnās′, -āz′]
n.
  1. A liver enzyme that uses ATP to catalyze the phosphorylation of glucose to glucose-6-phosphate during glycogenesis.
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