In particular, the rate of phosphorylation of glucose to glucose 6-phosphate
will decrease because this rate depends on the supply of ATP, the concentration of which decreases in erythrocytes by almost 90% at 60 min after addition of fluoride (3).
Levels of total sulphydryl content, nitrosothiol, glucose 6-phosphate
dehydrogenase, glutathione peroxidase, superoxide dismutase and catalase in the RBC of liver cirrhotic patients and normal controls Parameters Normal controls (n=45) Total -SH content ([micro]g 21.
The most significant side effect of Primaquine is hemolysis in patients with glucose 6-phosphate
dehydrogenase (G-6-PD) deficiency, a response first witnessed by an incarcerated laboratory technician named Charles Ickes (Reference Note 1, 2003) who was working in the Army Malaria Research Project while serving an armed robbery sentence at Stateville Penitentiary in Illinois.
The activities of hexokinase, glucose 6-phosphatase, fructose 1,6-bisphosphatase, glucose 6-phosphate
dehydrogenase, pyruvate kinase and glycogen were assayed by the methods of Brandstrup et al.
The product, known as glucose 6-phosphate
, is immediately transported across the outer membrane of mitochondria and is further processed within this organelle (see Chart 3).
Modification of ovalbumin with glucose 6-phosphate
by amino-carbonyl reaction.