Ribulose 5-phosphate

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Ribulose 5-phosphate
Ribulose 5-phosphate.svg
Identifiers
4151-19-3 N
ChEBI CHEBI:58121 YesY
ChemSpider 20015724 YesY
Jmol-3D images Image
MeSH ribulose+5-phosphate
PubChem 439184
Properties
C5H11O8P
Molar mass 230.11 g/mol
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Ribulose 5-phosphate is one of the end-products of the pentose phosphate pathway. It is also an intermediate in the Calvin cycle.

It is formed by phosphogluconate dehydrogenase, and it can be acted upon by phosphopentose isomerase and phosphopentose epimerase.

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