6-phospho-D-gluconate + NADP+ => D-ribulose 5-phosphate + CO2 + NADPH + H+

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-71299
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
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Cytosolic phosphogluconate dehydrogenase (PGD) catalyzes the reaction of 6-phospho-D-gluconate and NADP+ to form D-ribulose 5-phosphate, CO2, and NADPH + H+ (Beutler and Kuhl 1985; Rippa et al. 1998). The PGD enzyme is dimeric (Dallocchio et al. 1985).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
3932573 Limiting role of 6-phosphogluconolactonase in erythrocyte hexose monophosphate pathway metabolism

Beutler, E, Kuhl, W

J Lab Clin Med 1985
3994686 Half-site reactivity in 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase from human erythrocytes

Dallocchio, F, Matteuzzi, M, Bellini, T

Biochem J 1985
9920387 6-Phosphogluconate dehydrogenase: the mechanism of action investigated by a comparison of the enzyme from different species

Rippa, M, Giovannini, PP, Barrett, MP, Dallocchio, F, Hanau, S

Biochim Biophys Acta 1998
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Title
phosphogluconate dehydrogenase (decarboxylating) activity of PGD dimer [cytosol]
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Rhea