Name G6PD
Full Name Glucose-6-phosphate 1-dehydrogenase
Synonyms G6PD
Primary ID P11413
Links - -
Type protein
Relations 2
Function Catalyzes the rate-limiting step of the oxidative pentose-phosphate pathway, which represents a route for the dissimilation of carbohydrates besides glycolysis. The main function of this enzyme is to provide reducing power (NADPH) and pentose phosphates for fatty acid and nucleic acid synthesis.


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Regulator Mechanism target score
+ up-regulates img/direct-activation.png phosphorylation G6PD 0.14
Publications: 2 Organism: Homo Sapiens
Tissue: Smooth Muscle