Vitamin B6 refers tae a group o chemically seemilar compoonds which can be interconvertit in biological seestems. Vitamin B6 is pairt o the vitamin B group o essential nutrients. Its active form, pyridoxal 5′-phosphate, serves as a coenzyme in some 100 enzyme reactions in amino acid, glucose, an lipid metabolism.
|Uise||Vitamin B6 deficiency|
|Biological target||enzyme cofactor|
- "Vitamin B6". Micronutrient Information Center, Linus Pauling Institute, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. May 2014. Retrieved 7 March 2017.