1.1.1.49: glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP+)

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Reaction

D-glucose 6-phosphate
+
NADP+
=
6-phospho-D-glucono-1,5-lactone
+
NADPH
+
H+

Synonyms

6-phosphoglucose dehydrogenase, D-glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase, D-glucose 6-phosphate: NADP+ oxidoreductase, D-glucose-6-phosphate: NADP+ oxidoreductase, D-glucose-6-phosphate:NADP oxidoreductase, Entner-Doudoroff enzyme, G-6-PD, G-6-PDH, G-6PD, G6PD, G6PD1, G6PD2, G6PD3, G6PD4, G6PD5, G6PD6, G6PDH, G6PDH-1, G6PDH-2, G6PDH1, G6PDH2, G6PDH3, G6PDH4, G6PDH5, G6PDH6, Glc6PDH, glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase, glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP), glucose-6-phosphate 1-dehydrogenase, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase-6-phosphogluconolactonase, GPD, KlZWF1, NADP-dependent glucose 6-phophate dehydrogenase, NADP-glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, PfGluPho, VEG11, Vegetative protein 11, Zwischenferment

ECTree

     1 Oxidoreductases
         1.1 Acting on the CH-OH group of donors
             1.1.1 With NAD+ or NADP+ as acceptor
                1.1.1.49 glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP+)

General Information

General Information on EC 1.1.1.49 - glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (NADP+)

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GENERAL INFORMATION
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metabolism
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additional information
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development and optimization of a specific colorimetric assay whereby the NADPH generated reduces the tetrazolium salt WST-1, i.e 2-(4-indophenyl)-3-(4-nitrophenyl)-5-(2,4-disulfophenyl-2H tetrazolium), to water-soluble yellow-colored formazan with 1-methoxy-5-methylphenazium methylsulfate as an electron carrier