Medical Definition of Galactokinase

1. An enzyme that catalyses reversibly the formation of galactose 1-phosphate and ADP from ATP and d-galactose. Galactosamine can also act as the acceptor. A deficiency of this enzyme results in galactosaemia. Chemical name: ATP:D-galactose 1-phosphotransferase Registry number: EC 2.7.1.6 (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Galactokinase

galacto-
galactoblast
galactobolic
galactocele
galactocentric
galactocerebroside
galactocerebroside sulfate sulfatidase
galactocerebrosides
galactofuranose
galactofuranoses
galactofuranoside
galactofuranosides
galactofuranosyl
galactogen
galactogens
galactokinase (current term)
galactokinase deficiency galactosaemia
galactolipid
galactolipids
galactomannan
galactomannans
galactometer
galactometers
galactonate dehydratase
galactonic
galactonic acid
galactonojirimycin
galactonolactone dehydrogenase
galactophages

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