glyceraldehdye 3 phosphatemedical dictionary

<biochemistry> Three carbon intermediate of the glycolytic pathway formed by the cleavage of fructose 1,6 bisphosphate, catalysed by the enzyme aldolase.

Also involved in reversible interchange between glycolysis and the pentose phosphate pathway.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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