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fructose–6–phosphate

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noun fructose–6–phos·phate \-ˈfäs-ˌfāt\

Medical Definition of fructose–6–phosphate

  1. :  a phosphate of fructose C6H13O9P that is formed as an intermediate in carbohydrate metabolism and can be reversibly converted to glucose-6-phosphate


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