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Information on EC 2.2.1.3 - formaldehyde transketolase

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A thiamine-diphosphate protein. Not identical with EC 2.2.1.1 transketolase. Also converts hydroxypyruvate and formaldehyde into glycerone and CO2.
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The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Bacteria, Eukaryota
Synonyms
DHAS, dihydroxyacetone synthase, synthase, dihydroxyacetone, transketolase, formaldehyde, more
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D-xylulose 5-phosphate + formaldehyde = D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + glycerone
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