32924 RPEThalassiosira pseudonana
GO:0004750 GO:0005975 -
ribulose-phosphate 3-epimerase activity
Catalysis of the reaction: D-ribulose 5-phosphate = D-xylulose 5-phosphate.
carbohydrate metabolic process
The chemical reactions and pathways involving carbohydrates, any of a group of organic compounds based of the general formula Cx(H2O)y. Includes the formation of carbohydrate derivatives by the addition of a carbohydrate residue to another molecule.