TITLE

pyridoxal 5-phosphate

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1831
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "pyridoxal 5-phosphate" is presented. It refers to a derivative of pyridoxine which serves as a coenzyme of certain amino-acid decarboxylases in bacteria, and in animal tissues of 3,4-dihydroxyphenylalanine decarboxylase.
ACCESSION #
21243134

 

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