glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

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glu·cose-6-phos·phate de·hy·dro·gen·ase

n. glucofosfato de deshidrogenasa, enzima presente en el hígado y los riñones necesaria en la conversión de glicerol a glucosa.
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showed that the relative reactive oxygen species (ROS) level and DNA oxidative damage were significantly increased in the cell line with inhibited glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) upon treatment with 1,4-benzoquinone (BQ).
Glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency an X-linked disorder is the most common enzymatic disorder of red blood cells in humans affecting more than 400 million people worldwide.