transketolase activity

Known as: glycoaldehyde transferase activity, glycolaldehydetransferase activity 
Catalysis of the reversible transfer of a 2-carbon ketol group (CH2OH-CO-) from a ketose phosphate donor to an aldose phosphate acceptor. [EC:2.2.1.1… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Tumor cells need large energy and nucleic acids to proliferate and grow. For most of their energy needs, cancer cells… (More)
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2009
2009
Thiamine deficiency (TD) impairs hippocampal neurogenesis. However, the mechanisms involved are not identified. In this work, TD… (More)
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2007
2007
A plasmid carrying DNA to be transcribed into a small interfering RNA against transketolase-like-1 mRNA was constructed and… (More)
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2007
2007
We have used active-site targeted directed evolution by saturation mutagenesis to improve the activity of E. coli transketolase… (More)
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2006
2006
A tetrazolium red-based colorimetric assay has been devised to screen for transketolase activity with a range of aldehyde… (More)
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2001
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2001
Transketolase (TK) catalyzes reactions in the Calvin cycle and the oxidative pentose phosphate pathway (OPPP) and produces… (More)
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1993
1993
We isolated a transposon Tn10 insertion mutant of Escherichia coli K-12 which could not grow on MacConkey plates containing D… (More)
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1986
1986
A method for measuring erythrocyte transketolase activity (ETKA) is described that is precise, economical of reagents and capable… (More)
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1981
1981
Erythrocyte transketolase activity and its stimulation in vitro by the addition of thiamine pyrophosphate (TPP effect) was… (More)
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1981
1981
Erythrocyte transketolase activity and the effect of adding thiamine pyrophosphate (% TPP effect) were measured in subjects… (More)
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