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Descriptor English: Pyridoxal Phosphate
Descriptor Spanish: Fosfato de Piridoxal
Descriptor Portuguese: Fosfato de Piridoxal
Descriptor French: Phosphate de pyridoxal
Entry term(s): Phosphate, Pyridoxal
Pyridoxal 5 Phosphate
Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate
Pyridoxal P
Pyridoxal-P
Tree number(s): D03.383.725.676.925.500.500
D08.211.740
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011732
Scope note: This is the active form of VITAMIN B 6 serving as a coenzyme for synthesis of amino acids, neurotransmitters (serotonin, norepinephrine), sphingolipids, aminolevulinic acid. During transamination of amino acids, pyridoxal phosphate is transiently converted into pyridoxamine phosphate (PYRIDOXAMINE).
Annotation: deficiency: coordinate PYRIDOXAL PHOSPHATE /defic (IM) with VITAMIN B 6 DEFICIENCY (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Vitamin B Complex
Registry Number: 5V5IOJ8338
CAS Type 1 Name: 4-Pyridinecarboxaldehyde, 3-hydroxy-2-methyl-5-((phosphonooxy)methyl)-
DeCS ID: 12169
Unique ID: D011732
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Pyridoxal Phosphate - Preferred
Concept UI M0018242
Scope note This is the active form of VITAMIN B 6 serving as a coenzyme for synthesis of amino acids, neurotransmitters (serotonin, norepinephrine), sphingolipids, aminolevulinic acid. During transamination of amino acids, pyridoxal phosphate is transiently converted into pyridoxamine phosphate (PYRIDOXAMINE).
Preferred term Pyridoxal Phosphate
Entry term(s) Phosphate, Pyridoxal
Pyridoxal 5 Phosphate
Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate
Pyridoxal P
Pyridoxal-P



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