Protein Name glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
Organism Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288C
Gene ID 855480
Gene Symbol

ZWF1

UniProt P11412 (G6PD_YEAST)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 155
Total Number of Articles : 149
Description

glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

Gene Summary

Enables glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase activity. Involved in pentose-phosphate shunt, oxidative branch and response to hydrogen peroxide. Located in cytoplasm. Used to study congenital nonspherocytic hemolytic anemia. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including anemia (multiple); cortisone reductase deficiency (multiple); favism; malaria (multiple); and neonatal jaundice. Orthologous to several human genes including G6PD (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase
  • YNL241C
  • MET19
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