dihydroxyacetone phosphate

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di·hy·drox·y·ac·e·tone phos·phate (DHAP),

one of the intermediates in the glycolytic pathway and in fat biosynthesis; glycerone phosphate.
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[2, 9, 10] Spinal stenosis is a frequent sign of bone dysplasia, while it is rarely reported in rhizomelic CDP cases [11-13] RCDP2 is caused by deficiency of the peroxisomal enzyme dihydroxyacetone phosphate acyltransferase (DHAPAT), encoded by GNPAT.
TIM is a key enzyme in glycolysis catalyzing the conversion of dihydroxyacetone phosphate to glyceraldehyde3-phosphate [7].
We developed a sensitive liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/ MS) method to simultaneously analyze the intracellular sugar phosphates dihydroxyacetone phosphate (DHAP), glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate, erythrose 4-phosphate, ribose 5-phosphate, ribulose 5-phosphate, xylulose 5-phosphate, fructose 6-phosphate, glucose 6-phosphate, and sedoheptulose 7-phosphate in blood spots.

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