uridine diphosphoglucose 4-epimerase -->
udpglucose 4-epimerase
medical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> A necessary enzyme in the metabolism of galactose. It reversibly catalyses the conversion of udpglucose to udpgalactose. NAD+ is an essential component for enzymatic activity.

Chemical name: UDPglucose 4-epimerase

Registry number: EC 5.1.3.2

(12 Dec 1998)