uridine diphosphoglucose

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u·ri·dine di·phos·pho·glu·cose (UDPG, UDPGlc),

(yūr'i-dēn dī-fos'fō-glū'kōs),
A pyrophosphate group links the 5' position of uridine and the 1 position of d-glucose; an intermediate in glycogen biosynthesis.
Synonym(s): UDPglucose
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UDPglucose 4-epimerase from Saccharomyces fragilis: allosteric kinetics with UDP-glucose as substrate.