glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

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glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

[′glü‚kōs ¦siks ′fäs‚fāt dē‚hī′drä·jə‚nās]
(biochemistry)
The mammalian enzyme that catalyzes the oxidation of glucose-6-phosphate by TPN+(triphosphopyridine nucleotide).
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She urged parents to have their baby undergo newborn screening in order to determine if the child is G6PD deficient.
2] Nonstandard abbreviations: TEE, transesophageal echocardiography; Met-Hb, methemoglobin, G6PD, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase; [O.
The selected kit offers a rapid quantitative measurement of G6PD activity coupled to a simultaneous evaluation of the haemoglobin content in the same sample, expressing results in units/gram haemoglobin (U/g Hb).
23) The ATCC found that 27 of 56 cell lines had G6PD type A variant.
He was an investigator in the phase IV safety study, which involved 56 evaluable acne patients with G6PD deficiency and showed no safety problems.
A] = allowable error; G6PD = Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase; MDC = medical decision chart; MDL = medical decision level; NADP = nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate; [R.
Adverse effects of pyridium Acute renal failure Hemolytic anemia patients with G6PD Nephrolithiasis patients without G6PD Methemoglobinemia Yellow skin discoloration Orange urine discoloration Aseptic meningitis Hepatitis Keratoconjunctivitis sicca Local anesthesia Acute Porphyria Hemolytic anemia + methemoglobinemia Hemolytic anemia + acute renal failure Skin discoloration + acute renal failure G6PD, glucose 6 phosphatase deficiency.
Her blood count and G6PD level were normal, so we increased the dapsone dosage to 50 mg twice daily.
7:30 THE EFFECTS OF EPIANDROSTERONE AND p-FLUOROPHENYL-HYDROXYLAMINE ON G6PD DEFICIENCY INDUCTION IN DOG ERYTHROCYTES, Rinata Daniel*, Elissa Purnell, Melva Coles Bostick and Harpal Singh 7:45 A COMPARISON OF CARRIAGE OF ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT STREPTOCOCCUS AND STAPHYLOCOCCUS IN HUMAN THROAT CULTURES OF TOBACCO USERS VERSUS NONUSERS, Erin E.
The mutations can cause G6PD deficiency and result in life-threatening anemia.
Naphthalene mothballs can be especially dangerous for those with sickle cell anemia, sickle cell trait, and a common enzyme deficiency called G6PD.
Tafinlar may cause healthy red blood cells to break down too early in people with G6PD deficiency.