Medical Definition of Thiamine pyrophosphatase

1. The coenzyme form of vitamin B1 (thiamine), deficiency of which causes beri beri. Forms the prosthetic group of pyruvate dehydrogenase, _ ketoglutarate dehydrogenase and transketolase, in which it is involved in transfer of a 2 carbon unit. Marker for the trans cisternae of the Golgi complex. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Thiamine Pyrophosphatase

thiamin deficiency
thiamin hydrochloride
thiamin hydrochloride unit
thiamin mononitrate
thiamin oxidase
thiamin pyridinylase
thiamin pyrophosphate
thiamin pyrophosphokinase
thiaminase
thiaminase I
thiaminase II
thiaminases
thiamine
thiamine deficiency
thiamine monophosphate
thiamine pyrophosphatase (current term)
thiamine pyrophosphate
thiamine triphosphate
thiamines
thiamins
thiamphenicol
thiamylal
thiamylal sodium
thiane
thianthrene
thianthrenes
thiasarch
thiasarches
thiasote
thiasotes

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