EC 2.7.1.15 - Ribokinase

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EC 2.7.1.15

Names

Accepted name:
ribokinase
Other names:
D-ribokinase
deoxyribokinase
ribokinase (phosphorylating)
Systematic name:
ATP:D-ribose 5-phosphotransferase

Reaction

Comments:

2-Deoxy-D-ribose can also act as acceptor.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00504
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004747
CAS Registry Number: 9026-84-0
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (13) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Agranoff, B.W. and Brady, R.O.
    Purification and properties of calf liver ribokinase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 219: 221-229 (1956).
  2. Ginsburg, A.
    A deoxyribokinase from Lactobacillus plantarum.
    J. Biol. Chem. 234: 481-487 (1959).

[EC 2.7.1.15 created 1961]