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Behaviour of Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase during Erythroid Maturation

  • Maria D. Cappellini
  • Stefania Villa
  • Alessandro Gaviraghi
  • Franco Martinez di Montemuros
  • Dario Tavazzi
  • Daniela Panzeri
  • Gemino Fiorelli
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 307)

Abstract

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD; D-glucose-6-phosphate: NADP+ oxidoreductase, EC 1.1.1 49) is the first enzyme of the hexose monophosphate pathway and provides NADPH essential for a variety of biosynthetic and detoxifying reactions (1).

Keywords

Erythroid Cell G6PD Deficiency Erythroid Precursor G6PD Activity Deficient Subject 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria D. Cappellini
    • 1
  • Stefania Villa
    • 1
  • Alessandro Gaviraghi
    • 1
  • Franco Martinez di Montemuros
    • 1
  • Dario Tavazzi
    • 1
  • Daniela Panzeri
    • 1
  • Gemino Fiorelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Medicina Interna e Istituto di Scienze Biomediche Clinica MedicaUniversità di MilanoMonzaItaly

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