uridine diphosphate


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uridine diphosphate

[′yu̇r·ə‚dīn dī¦fä‚sfāt]
(biochemistry)
The chief transferring coenzyme in carbohydrate metabolism. Abbreviated UDP.
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(1978); phosphoglucose isomerase, triosephosphate isomerase, aldolase, and uridine diphosphate glucose pyrophosphorylase assayed according to Bergmeyer et al.
Intestinal alkaline phosphatase inhibits the proinflammatory nucleotide uridine diphosphate. Am.
Glycine (culture grade) was purchased from Fisher Scientific, and uridine diphosphate glucose (UDPGlc) (disodium salt from Saccharomyces cerevisiae) and all other chemicals were obtained from Sigma.
[7] Nonstandard abbreviations: PAD, peripheral arterial disease; UGT1A1, uridine diphosphate glucuronosyltransferase; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus; ABI, ankle-brachial index.
We studied UGT1A1 bilirubin uridine diphosphate glucuronosyl transferase genotypes in the ECTIM case-control study of myocardial infarction (MI) (4).
Gilbert syndrome is an inborn error of bilirubin conjugation caused by mutations in the conjugating enzyme uridine diphosphate glucuronyltransferase (UGT1A1) (1).
TATA-box polymorphism in the uridine diphosphate glucuronosyl transferase gene in Portuguese patients with a clinical diagnosis of Gilbert's syndrome.

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