Definitions of D Galactose

  1.   An aldohexose that occurs naturally in the D form in lactose cerebrosides gangliosides and mucoproteins Deficiency of galactosyl 1 phosphate uridyltransferase GALACTOSE 1 PHOSPHATE URIDYL TRANSFERASE DEFICIENCY DISEASE causes an error in galactose metabolism called GALACTOSEMIA resulting in elevations of galactose in the blood