glucose phosphomutase


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phos·pho·glu·co·mu·tase

(fos'fō-glū'kō-myū'tās),
An enzyme that catalyzes the reversible reaction, α-d-glucose 1-phosphate ⇋ α-d-glucose 6-phosphate, with glucose 1,6-bisphosphate a necessary cofactor; one of the steps in glycogenolysis.

glucose phosphomutase

(1) Phosphoglucomutase, EC 5.4.2.2.
(2) phosphoglucomutase (glucose cofactor), EC 5.4.2.5.
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