glycerol-1-phosphate dehydrogenasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> From the archaebacterium methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum; forms the glycerophosphate which is the mirror image of that found in eubacterial and eukaryotic ether phospholipids

Registry number: EC 1.1.1.-

Synonyms: sn-glycerol-1-phosphate - nad+ oxidoreductase, sn-g-1-p dehydrogenase

(26 Jun 1999)