Medical Definition of PEP carboxylase

1. Enzyme responsible for the primary fixation of carbon dioxide in C4 plants. Carboxylates PEP phosphoenolpyruvate to give oxaloacetate. Also important in crassulacean acid metabolism, since it is responsible for carbon dioxide fixation in the dark. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of PEP Carboxylase

PED
PEEK
PEEP
PEGs
PEGylate
PEGylated
PEGylating
PEGylation
PEI
PEL
PEMDAS
PEP
PEP-UDP-GlcNAc transferase
PEPC proteinase
PEP carboxylase (current term)
PEP protein tyrosine phosphatase
PER
PERRL
PERSTAT
PERT
PERT chart
PERT charts
PES
PEST sequence
PET
PET56 methyltransferase
PETA
PETE
PETN

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