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Pyridoxal Phosphate

"Pyridoxal Phosphate" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pyridoxal Phosphate" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Pyridoxal Phosphate" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 62 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2002 and 2005
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.