glucose-6-phosphate

n.

An essential intermediate formed from glucose and ATP during the metabolism of glucose.

Nearby words

  1. glucose,
  2. glucose oxidase method,
  3. glucose tolerance test,
  4. glucose transport maximum,
  5. glucose-6-phosphatase,
  6. glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase,
  7. glucosephosphate isomerase deficiency,
  8. glucosidase,
  9. glucoside,
  10. glucosin


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