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Table 4 Thiamine diphosphate utilizing enzymes. Enzymes are arranged by their sequential functional order. They are given by their name, their EC numbers, the gene identification (PfID) in the Plasmodium genome database (PlasmoDB), the time (in hours post invasion (HPI)) in the parasite's developmental cycle when they are maximally transcribed obtained from the IDC database, the metabolic function of the enzyme.

From: Data mining of the transcriptome of Plasmodium falciparum: the pentose phosphate pathway and ancillary processes

Enzyme EC number PfID HPI Metabolic function
Pyruvate dehydrogenase E1 1.2.4.1 PF11_0256 (a)
PF14_0441 (b)
28
28
Apicoplast fatty acid synthesis
Transketolase 2.2.1.1 MAL6P1.110 17 Pentose phosphate pathway
Oxalyl-CoA decarboxylase 4.1.18 MAL6P1.231
PFF0945c
26
NA
Glyoxylate and dicarboxylate metabolism
1-deoxy-D-xylulose-5-phosphate synthase 2.2.1.7 PF13_0207 21 Isoprenoid biosynthesis
3-methyl-2-oxobutanoate dehydrogenase 1.2.4.4 PFE0225w 32 Leucine, isoleucine and valine degradation
Oxoglutarate dehydrogenase 1.2.4.2 PF08_0045 32 Mitochondrial TCA cycle