ribulose

noun
ri·​bu·​lose | \ ˈrib-yə-ˌlōs also -ˌlōz \

Medical Definition of ribulose

: a ketose C5H10O5 that plays a role in carbohydrate metabolism

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“Ribulose.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ribulose. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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