phosphoglycerate dehydrogenasemedical dictionary


<cell biology> Catalyses the oxidation of 3-phosphoglyceric acid to 3-phosphohydroxy pyruvate, which can be transaminated and then hydrolyzed to give serine; minor descriptor (75-85); on-line and index medicus search alcohol oxidoreductases (75-77) and carbohydrate dehydrogenases (78-85)

Registry number: EC

Synonyms: phosphoglycerate oxidoreductase, 3-phosphoglycerate-nad+ 2-oxidoreductase, 3-phosphoglycerate dehydrogenase, sera gene product

(26 Jun 1999)