Glycolysis: Alternative nomenclature

Some of the metabolites in glycolysis have alternative names and nomenclature. In part, this is because some of them are common to other pathways, such as the Calvin cycle.

1. glucose Glc | Alternative name: dextrose | Alternative nomenclature: none

2. glucose 6-phosphate G6P | Alternative name: none | Alternative nomenclature: none

3. fructose 6-phosphate F6P | Alternative name: none | Alternative nomenclature: none

4. fructose 1,6-bisphosphate F1,6BP | Alternative name: fructose 1,6-diphosphate | Alternative nomenclature: FBP, FDP, F1,6DP

5. dihydroxyacetone phosphate DHAP | Alternative name: none | Alternative nomenclature: none

6. glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate GADP | Alternative names: 3-phosphoglyceraldehyde, GAP | Alternative nomenclature: PGAL, G3P, GALP

7. 1,3-bisphosphoglycerate 1,3BPG | Alternative names: glycerate 1,3-bisphosphate, glycerate 1,3-diphosphate, 1,3-diphosphoglycerate | Alternative nomenclature: PGAP, BPG, DPG

8. 3-phosphoglycerate 3PG | Alternative name: glycerate 3-phosphate | Alternative nomenclature: PGA, GP

9. 2-phosphoglycerate 2PG | Alternative name: glycerate 2-phosph | Alternative nomenclature: none

10. phosphoenolpyruvate PEP | Alternative name: none | Alternative nomenclature: none

11. pyruvate Pyr | Alternative name: none | Alternative nomenclature: none

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