triosephosphate isomerase

[trī′ōs-fŏsfāt′]

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the interconversion of two isomeric three-carbon phosphorylated sugars during glycolysis.phosphotriose isomerase

Nearby words

  1. trioeciously,
  2. triol,
  3. triolein,
  4. triolet,
  5. triose,
  6. trioxide,
  7. trip,
  8. trip line,
  9. trip out,
  10. trip switch


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