phosphogluconate dehydrogenase


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(fos'fō-glū'kŏ-nāt dē-hī'drō-jen-ās),
6-phosphogluconic dehydrogenase; an enzyme catalyzing the reaction of 6-phospho-d-gluconate and NAD(P)+ to form 6-phospho-2-keto-d-gluconate and NAD(P)H; a deficiency of this enzyme has been reported, but no cell disruption has been observed.
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