glucose–1–phosphate

noun

Definition of glucose–1–phosphate

  1. :  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

Origin and Etymology of glucose–1–phosphate

from the position at which the phosphate group is attached


First Known Use: 1938


Medical Dictionary

glucose–1–phosphate

noun

Medical Definition of glucose–1–phosphate

  1. :  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


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