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glucose 1-phosphate

an intermediate compound in carbohydrate metabolism; specifically it is the product formed in glycogenolysis when glycogen phosphorylase cleaves a molecule of glucose from the glycogen storage molecule.
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An improved quantitative assay of galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase activity in erythrocytes based on the determination of glucose-1-phosphate generation.
Glucose-1-phosphate utilization by Listeria monocytogenes is PrfA dependent and coordinately expressed with virulence factors.
Ghousia Begum and Vasantha Vijaya Raghavan (1999) observed that the enzyme glycogen phosphorylase is involved in glycolytic pathway in the initial catalysis of glycogen to glucose-1-phosphate, by which the glycogen is made available for energy releases under stress.
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