It is formed by 6-phosphogluconolactonase, and acted upon by phosphogluconate dehydrogenase to produce Ribulose 5-phosphate. It may also be acted upon by 6-phosphogluconate dehydratase to produce 2-keto,3-deoxy-6-phosphogluconate.
Crystal structure of Saccharomyces cerevisiae 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase Gnd1.(Research article)(Clinical report)
Jun 14, 2007; Authors: Weiwei He (equal contributor) ; Yi Wang (equal contributor) ; Wei Liu ; Cong-Zhao Zhou (corresponding author)...