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glucose-1-phosphate phosphodismutase

Pronunciation: glu'kos-fos'fat fos'fo-dis'myu-tas

Definition: A phosphotransferase catalyzing the reversible transfer of a phosphate residue from one d-glucose 1-phosphate to another, yielding d-glucose 1,6-bisphosphate and d-glucose. This enzyme provides a crucial intermediate needed for glucose-phosphate isomerase.

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