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glyc·erol kinase

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  1. Glycerol kinase

    Glycerol kinase, encoded by the gene GK, is a phosphotransferase enzyme involved in triglycerides and glycerophospholipids synthesis.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Glycerol Kinase

    An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of glycerol 3-phosphate from ATP and glycerol. Dihydroxyacetone and L-glyceraldehyde can also act as acceptors; UTP and, in the case of the yeast enzyme, ITP and GTP can act as donors. It provides a way for glycerol derived from fats or glycerides to enter the glycolytic pathway. EC 2.7.1.30.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glycerol kinase in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glycerol kinase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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