Definition of Phosphoglyceromutase

1. Noun. (biochemistry) An enzyme involved in glycolysis that catalyzes the internal transfer of a phosphate group from C-3 to C-2, resulting in the conversion of 3-phosphoglycerate to 2-phosphoglycerate through a 2,3-bisphosphoglycerate intermediate. ¹



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Medical Definition of Phosphoglyceromutase

1. An isomerizing enzyme catalyzing the reversible interconversion of 2-phosphoglycerate and 3-phosphoglycerate with 2,3-bisphosphoglycerate present as a cofactor; a deficiency of this enzyme, which plays a role in glycolysis, is an inherited disorder that results in an intolerance for strenuous exercise. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phosphoglyceromutase

phosphoglyceraldehyde
phosphoglyceraldehydes
phosphoglycerate
phosphoglycerate dehydrogenase
phosphoglycerate kinase
phosphoglycerate mutase
phosphoglycerate permease
phosphoglycerates
phosphoglyceric acid
phosphoglyceride
phosphoglycerides
phosphoglycerol
phosphoglycerolipid
phosphoglycerolipids
phosphoglycerols
phosphoglyceromutase (current term)
phosphoglycolipid
phosphoglycolipids
phosphogypsum
phosphoheptose isomerase
phosphohexokinase
phosphohexomutase
phosphohexose isomerase
phosphohexose isomerase deficiency
phosphohexoses
phosphohistone
phosphohydrolase
phosphohydrolases
phosphoimager
phosphoimagers

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