transketolase

noun
trans·​ke·​tol·​ase | \ ˌtran(t)s-ˈkēt-ȯl-ˌās, -ˌāz How to pronounce transketolase (audio) \

Medical Definition of transketolase

: an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of the ketonic residue HOCH2CO− from the phosphate of xylulose to that of ribose to form the phosphate of sedoheptulose

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“Transketolase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/transketolase. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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