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Medical Term:

glycogen synthase

Definition

a glucosyltransferase catalyzing the incorporation of d-glucose from UDP-d-glucose into 1,4-a-d-glucosyl chains. A deficiency of the liver enzyme may lead to a type of hypoglycemia.

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