UDPglucose 4-epimerase

UDPglu·cose 4-e·pim·er·ase

(glū'kōs ĕ-pim-ĕr'ās),
An enzyme that catalyzes the reversible Walden inversion of UDPglucose to UDPgalactose; a deficiency of this enzyme is associated with one type of galactosemia.
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UDPglucose 4-epimerase from Saccharomyces fragilis: allosteric kinetics with UDP-glucose as substrate.