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A sweet colorless crystalline solid, C3H6O3, that is an intermediate compound in carbohydrate metabolism.


(Biochemistry) biochem a sweet crystalline compound involved in carbohydrate metabolism


(ˌglɪs əˈræl dəˌhaɪd)

an aldehyde sugar, C3H6O3, that is an intermediate in carbohydrate metabolism and yields glycerol on reduction.
[1880–85; glycer (in) + aldehyde]
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Noun1.glyceraldehyde - a sweet crystalline aldehyde formed by the breakdown of sugars
aldehyde - any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds; used in making resins and dyes and organic acids
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The primer sequences for glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase were as follows: forward 5'-GTCGGTG TGAACGGATTTG-3' and reverse 5'-TCCCATTCTCAGC CTTGAC-3'.
Glyceraldehyde preserves glucose concentrations in whole blood specimens.
The expression level of proteins was calculated using glyceraldehyde 3phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH, -37 kDa; anti-mouse primary and secondary antibodies from Cell Signaling) as the internal control.
Further metabolic profile studies of the CRC, CD44(), and CD44(-) cells indicated that curcumin treatment increased glyceraldehyde and hydroxypropionic acid in CD44(-) cells but decreased glutamine content in both curcumin-treated CRC and CD44() cells.
2] Malate dehydrogenase 4 NADH 10 Malate dehydrogenase -4 NADH -10 Malate dehydrogenase 4 NADH 10 Gluconeogenesis Phosphoenolpyruvate -4 carboxykinase Phosphoglycerate kinase -4 Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate -4 NADH -10 dehydrogenase Glycolysis Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate 4 NADH 10 dehydrogenase Phosphoglycerate kinase 4 Pyruvate kinase 4 Decarboxylation Pyruvate dehydrogenase 4 NADH 10 of Pyruvate complex Krebs cycle Isocitrate dehydrogenase 4 NADH 10 [alpha]-ketoglutarate 4 NADH 10 dehydrogenase complex Succinyl-CoA synthetase 4 Succinate dehydrogenase 4 6 FAD[H.
Fructose-1, 6-bisphosphate aldolase is an essential glycolytic enzyme found in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, which catalyzes the cleavage of fructose 1, 6-bisphosphate to glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate and dihydroxyacetone phosphate (3).
Monoclonal rabbit antibodies for AQP2-3 (Chemicon, Temecula, CA; 1:2000, 1:1000, and 1:1000, respectively), eNOS and nNOS (Santa Cruz, CA; 1:1000 and 1:1000, respectively), and glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase (GAPDH) (Sigma, St.
The glycolytic enzyme glyceraldehyde 3 phosphate dehydrogenase mediates nuclear cell death.
1996) Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate and pyruvate as precursors of isoprenic units in an alternative non-mevalonate pathway for terpenoid biosynthesis.
Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase is a SETbinding protein and regulates cyclin B-cdk1 activity.
David Schiraldi took the cow milk protein casein and strengthened it with a little bit of clay and glyceraldehyde, a triose monosaccharide.