glucose-6-phosphate

noun

Definition of glucose-6-phosphate

: an ester C6H13O9P that is formed from glucose and ATP in the presence of a glucokinase and that is an essential early stage in glucose metabolism

Origin and Etymology of glucose-6-phosphate

from the position at which the phosphate group is attached


Medical Dictionary

glucose-6-phosphate

noun

medical Definition of glucose-6-phosphate

: an ester C6H13O9P that is formed from glucose and ATP in the presence of a glucokinase and that is an essential early stage in glucose metabolism

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