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Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.682.047.150.600
Unique ID
D010734
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010734
Scope Note
An enzyme of the oxidoreductase class that catalyzes the reaction 6-phospho-D-gluconate and NADP+ to yield D-ribulose 5-phosphate, carbon dioxide, and NADPH. The reaction is a step in the pentose phosphate pathway of glucose metabolism. (From Dorland, 27th ed) EC 1.1.1.43.
Entry Term(s)
6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase
Registry Number
EC 1.1.1.43
CAS Type 1 Name
6-Phospho-D-gluconate:NAD(P)+ 2-oxidoreductase
Public MeSH Note
65
History Note
65
Date Established
1965/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase Preferred
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