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Uridine Phosphorylase

Known as: Uridine Phosphorylase [Chemical/Ingredient], Phosphorylase, Uridine, Uridine:orthophosphate alpha-D-ribosyltransferase 
An enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of ribose from uridine to orthophosphate, forming uracil and ribose 1-phosphate.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Replication and repair of DNA require equilibrated pools of deoxynucleoside triphosphate precursors. This concept has been proven… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Abstract Thymidine phosphorylase (TP), also known as “platelet‐derived endothelial cell growth factor” (PD‐ECGF), is an enzyme… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Breast cancer (BC) is a complex disease, and the incidence rates for BC increase with age. Both environmental factors and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Purine and pyrimidine nucleotides are major energy carriers, subunits of nucleic acids and precursors for the synthesis of… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Uridine, a pyrimidine nucleoside essential for the synthesis of RNA and bio-membranes, is a crucial element in the regulation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT Thymidine phosphorylase (TP) regulates intracellular and plasma thymidine levels. TP deficiency is hypothesized to (i… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A new class of 5-halogenated pyrimidine analogs substituted at the 6-position was evaluated as competitive inhibitors of… Expand
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1985
1985
The activities of enzymes responsible for activating 5-fluorouracil (FUra) to 5-fluorouridine-5'-monophosphate (FUMP) were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
An improved method for the enzymatic synthesis of purine nucleosides is described. Pyrimidine nucleosides were used as pentosyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
5'-Deoxy-5-fluorouridine (5'-DFUR) was parenterally and orally effective on various transplantable tumors and its activity was… Expand
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