EC 2.8.2.1 - Aryl sulfotransferase

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EC 2.8.2.1

Names

Accepted name:
aryl sulfotransferase
Other names:
1-naphthol phenol sulfotransferase
2-naphtholsulfotransferase
4-nitrocatechol sulfokinase
p-nitrophenol sulfotransferase
PST
arylsulfotransferase
dopamine sulfotransferase
phenol sulfokinase
phenol sulfotransferase
ritodrine sulfotransferase
sulfokinase
Systematic name:
3'-phosphoadenylyl-sulfate:phenol sulfotransferase

Reaction

Comments:

A number of aromatic compounds can act as acceptors. Organic hydroxylamines are not substrates (cf. EC 2.8.2.9 tyrosine-ester sulfotransferase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004062
CAS Registry Number: 9026-09-9
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (10) [show] [UniProt]

References

  1. Romain, Y., Demassieux, S. and Carriere, S.
    Partial purification and characterization of two isoenzymes involved in the sulfurylation of catecholamines.
    Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 106: 999-1005 (1982). [PMID: 6956338]
  2. Sekura, R. and Jakoby, W.B.
    Phenol sulfotransferases.
    J. Biol. Chem. 254: 5658-5663 (1979). [PMID: 447677]

[EC 2.8.2.1 created 1961, modified 1980]