phosphohexose isomerase


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glu·cose-phos·phate i·som·er·ase

(glū'kōs-fos'fāt ī-sō'mĕr-ās),
An enzyme that catalyzes the interconversion of d-fructose 6-phosphate and d-glucose 6-phosphate; a part of glycolysis and gluconeogenesis; glucosephosphate isomerase deficiency is an inherited disorder resulting in liver glycogenesis and hemolytic anemia.

phosphohexose isomerase

(1) Mannose-6-phosphate isomerase, EC 5.3.1.8.
(2) Glucose-6-phosphate isomerase, EC 5.3.1.9.
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Significance of serum phosphohexose isomerase in gastrointestinal cancer at different stages.
The diagnostic validity of the serum tumor marker phosphohexose isomerase (PHI) in patients with gastrointestinal, kidney, and breast cancer.
Phosphohexose Isomerase (PHI) is reported to be a dimeric enzyme involved in glycolysis (Cooke and Buckley, 1987).
PGA was derived from an a-amylase binding protein and PGI was derived from phosphohexose isomerase 1.

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