Leloir

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Galactose - Metabolism
... main pathway of galactose metabolism is the Leloir pathway humans and other species, however, have been noted to contain several alternate pathways, such as the De Ley Doudoroff pathway ... The Leloir pathway consists of the latter stage of a two-part process that converts β-D-galactose to UDP-glucose ... The Leloir pathway then carries out the conversion of α-D-galactose to UDP-glucose via three principle enzymes ...
Alexander Louis Leloir
... Alexander Louis Leloir (14 March 1843 – 28 January 1884) was a French painter specializing in genre and history paintings ... His younger brother was painter and playwright Maurice Leloir ...
Luis Federico Leloir - Bibliography
... Por los caminos de Leloir ... ISBN 950-786-063-0 Zuberbuhler de Leloir (?), Amelia ... Retrato personal de Leloir ...
Glycosyltransferase
... Glycosyltransferases that use sugar nucleotides are called Leloir enzymes, after Luis F ... Leloir, the scientist who discovered the first sugar nucleotide and who received the 1970 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on carbohydrate metabolism ... or sugar-1-pyrophosphates, are termed non-Leloir glycosyltransferases ...
UDP-glucose 4-epimerase - Biological Function - Galactose Metabolism
... GALE functions as one of four enzymes in the Leloir pathway of galactose conversion of glucose-1-phosphate ... In the final Leloir step, UDP-glucose is regenerated from UDP-galactose by GALE UDP-glucose cycles back to the third step of the pathway ... As such, GALE regenerates a substrate necessary for continued Leloir pathway cycling ...