1-Arseno-3-phosphoglycerate

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1-Arseno-3-phosphoglycerate is a compound produced by the enzyme glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenase from glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate and arsenate in the glycolysis pathway.[1] The compound is unstable and hydrolyzes spontaneously to 3-phosphoglycerate, bypassing the energy producing step of glycolysis.

Chemical structure of 1-arseno-3-phosphoglycerate

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Byers, L. D.; She, H. S.; Alayoff, A. (1979). "Interaction of phosphate analogues with glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase". Biochemistry. 18 (12): 2471–80. doi:10.1021/bi00579a006. PMID 375973.