Uridine Diphosphate Galactose


Diphosphate Galactose, Uridine

Diphosphogalactose, Uridine

Galactose, UDP

Galactose, Uridine Diphosphate

Pyrophosphogalactose, Uridine

UDP Galactose


Uridine 5'-(trihydrogen diphosphate), P'-alpha-D-galactopyranosyl ester

Uridine Diphosphogalactose

Uridine Pyrophosphogalactose

A nucleoside diphosphate sugar which can be epimerized into UDPglucose for entry into the mainstream of carbohydrate metabolism. Serves as a source of galactose in the synthesis of lipopolysaccharides, cerebrosides, and lactose.