shikimate dehydrogenase


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shi·kim·ate de·hy·dro·gen·ase

(shi-kim'āt dē'hī-drō'jen-ās),
An oxidoreductase reversibly reacting 3-dehydroshikimate with NADPH acid to produce shikimate and NADP+ in l-phenylalanine and l-tyrosine biosynthesis.