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Substance Name: Dehydrogenase, phosphogluconate
RN: 9001-82-5


  • 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
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MeSH Heading

  • Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase


  • EINECS 232-635-6

Systematic Name

  • Dehydrogenase, phosphogluconate

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9001-82-5

System Generated Number

  • 0009001825