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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Orlando, Multiple molecular forms of lactate dehydrogenase and glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase in normal and abnormal human breast tissues, Cancer, 37, 1825 (1976).
The NADP+ and NADPH levels were quantified via enzymatic cycling, using the phenazine methosulfate (PMS)-catalyzed reduction thiazolyl blue (MTT) method in the presence of glucose 6-phosphate (G6P) for NAD[P.sup.+], and glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) for NADPH.
Spectrophotometric assays were used to determine the activity of glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PDH) [16], isocitrate dehydrogenase (ICDH) [17], malate dehydrogenase (MDH) [18], and malic enzyme (ME) [19].
Examination of Changes in Enzyme Activities of Erythrocyte Glucose 6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase and 6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase in Rats Given Naringenin and Lead Acetate.
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).
NADP+ and NAD+ binding to the dual coenzyme specific enzyme Leuconostoc mesenteroides glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase: different interdomain hinge angles are seen in different binary and ternary complexes.