G6PDH catalyzes the first step in the pentose phosphate pathway that produces reduced nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADPH), needed for the maintenance of reduced glutathione and reductive biosynthesis.
What does PPP stand for?
PPP stands for Pentose Phosphate Pathway (sugar metabolism)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The increase in the glycolytic enzyme fructose 1,6 diphosphatase increases the pentose phosphate pathway.
Pentose phosphate pathway The pentose phosphate pathway (PPP) generates reducing equivalents in the form of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH) and ribose-5-phosphate (R5P) (Fig.
In the body, we form ribose through the pentose phosphate pathway (PPP) or through the hexose monophosphate shunt.
49) is an enzyme expressed in all tissues, where it catalyses the first step in the pentose phosphate pathway (27-29).
It is especially helpful for discriminating between glucose metabolism through the oxidative and nonoxidative branches of the pentose phosphate pathway (see sidebar, p.
Specific topics include parallel Monte Carlo simulation of HIV molecular evolution in response to immune surveillance, differential evolutionary algorithms for in vivo dynamic analysis of glycolysis and pentose phosphate pathway in E.
The first 24 are the same map of glycogen[right arrow]glucose-6-phosphate[right arrow]pyruvate[right arrow]Krebs cycle with pentose phosphate pathway and fatty acids.