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fructose 2,6-bisphosphate

Pronunciation: fruk'tos bis-fos'fat

Definition: An analogue of fructose 1,6-bisphosphate that plays a key role in the regulation of glycolysis and gluconeogenesis; activates phosphofructokinase and inhibits fructose 1,6-bisphosphatase.

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