phosphoglyceraldehyde

noun phos·pho·glyc·er·al·de·hyde \ ˌfäs-(ˌ)fō-ˌgli-sə-ˈral-də-ˌhīd \

Definition of phosphoglyceraldehyde

:a phosphate of glyceraldehyde C3H5O3(H2PO3) that is formed especially in anaerobic metabolism of carbohydrates by the splitting of a diphosphate of fructose

First Known Use of phosphoglyceraldehyde

1941


Medical Dictionary

phosphoglyceraldehyde

noun phos·pho·glyc·er·al·de·hyde \ -ˌglis-ə-ˈral-də-ˌhīd \

medical Definition of phosphoglyceraldehyde

:a phosphate of glyceraldehyde C3H5O3(H2PO3) that is formed especially in anaerobic metabolism of carbohydrates by the splitting of a diphosphate of fructose

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