phosphohexose isomerase

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phosphohexose isomerase

[‚fäs·fə‚hek‚sōs ī′säm·ə‚rās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme found in muscle and yeast that catalyzes the interconversion of glucose-6-phosphate and fructose-6-phosphate.
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All samples were also subjected to mitochondrial and nuclear DNA typing by analyzing polymorphisms in the cytochrome oxidase subunit II (COII7) and the glucose-phosphate isomerase (GPI8) genes, respectively.
B, blood; C, culture; GPI, glucose-phosphate isomerase; P0, patient number; X, xenodiagnosis; (i) repetition number.
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