glucose-6-phosphatase


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glucose-6-phosphatase

[′glü‚kōs ¦siks ′fäs·fə‚tās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme found in liver which catalyzes the hydrolysis of glucose-6-phosphate to free glucose and inorganic phosphate.
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The activities of hepatic glucose-6-phosphatase and fructose-1,6-bis phosphatase were significantly (p < 0.05) increased in STZ-induced diabetic rats compared to normal control rats.
Table 5 depicts the activities of gluconeogenic enzymes glucose-6-phosphatase and fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase in control and experimental rats.
The amount of phosphate liberated per unit time, determined as the blue phosphor-molybdous complex at 700 nm, was a measure of the glucose-6-phosphatase activity.
Hepatic glucose-6-phosphatase (G-6-Pase) was determined in soluble fraction of liver homogenates (Harper, 1965).
Con: control group; SHP-1: small heterodimer partner 1; SREBP-1: sterol regulatory element binding protein-1; PPAR[alpha]: peroxisome-proliferator-activated receptor [alpha]; CYP7A1: cholesterol 7[alpha]-hydroxylase gene (CYP7A1); PEPCK: phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase; G6Pase: glucose-6-phosphatase. Data are reported as means [+ or -] SD.
Lack of significant long-term effect of dietary carbohydrates on hepatic glucose-6-phosphatase expression in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss).
Moreover, it was worth noting that compared to the normal ducklings, in the assisted ducklings, the mRNA level of glucose-6-phosphatase (G6PC) and ATP5A1 genes were significantly upregulated.
Heterozygous mutation was found in glucose-6-phosphatase (17q21,p.R83C), describing our patient as carrier.
Effect of Zinc Supplementation on Serum Glucose, Insulin, Glucagon, Glucose-6-Phosphatase, and Mineral Levels in Diabetics.
FoxO1 is expressed in the liver, and previous studies have shown that this factor can stimulate the expression of PEPCK and glucose-6-phosphatase in liver cells to promote hepatic glucose production.
(2001) Glucokinase is highly induced and glucose-6-phosphatase poorly repressed in liver of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) by a single meal with glucose.
Arion, "Glucose-6-phosphatase," in Methods in Enzymology.

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