glucose 1-phosphate


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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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For the study of the fragmentation patterns of HMPs, the following substances were analyzed: gal-1-P, glucose 1-phosphate, fructose 1-phosphate, and fructose 6-phosphate.