• pentose
  • We conclude that our biochemical findings point to the fact that DS patients start early life with unchanged glucose handling, pentose phosphate shunt, glycolysis, sugar aldehyde, guanine nucleotide- and ribonucleoside formation and galactose metabolism. (springer.com)
  • Collard F, Collet JF, Gerin I, Veiga da Cunha M, Van Schaffingen E (1999) Identification of the cDNA encoding human 6-phosphogluconolactonase, the enzyme catalysing the second step of the pentose phosphate pathway. (springer.com)
  • The pentose phosphate pathway is a process of glucose turnover that produces NADPH as reducing equivalents and pentoses as essential parts of nucleotides. (genome.jp)