Pentose Cycle

(Voet & Voet Chapter 21)

1). Where is the flux through Pentose Cycle controlled and how?

2). What are the principal products of Pentose Cycle? How is their production modulated?

3). How many NADPH can be produced per glucose by Pentose Cycle?

4). TPP and the transketolation mechanism.

5). What is the incidence of G6PD deficiency in Taiwan?

Practice Problem : Question 7 of Chapter 21 (Veot & Veot, p. 625)

}CQhBï(G6PD)ʥFg  (Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency)

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