fructose 1-phosphate

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fruc·tose 1-phos·phate

(fruk'tōs fos'fāt),
A fructose derivative that accumulates in individuals with hereditary fructose intolerance.
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Fructose-1-phosphate is subsequently converted to dihydroxyacetone-phosphate and D-glyceraldehyde by the action of the aldolase B.
When fructose is ingested, it is acted upon by the enzyme fructokinase to produce fructose-1-phosphate, consuming in the process one molecule of ATP and generating ADP and inorganic phosphate ([P.sub.i]).
This is achieved mainly by the action of ketohexokinase which rapidly converts fructose to fructose-1-phosphate in the hepatocytes [8].