Medical Dictionary

glucose–1–phosphate

noun

Medical Definition of GLUCOSE-1-PHOSPHATE

:  an ester C6H13O9P that reacts in the presence of a phosphorylase with aldoses and ketoses to yield disaccharides or with itself in liver and muscle to yield glycogen and phosphoric acid—called also Cori ester
April 25, 2015
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nimble or easily flexed
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