Glutamate/acetylglutamate kinase (IPR001057)

Short name: Glu/AcGlu_kinase

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


Glutamate 5-kinase (EC: catalyses the first step in the biosynthesis of proline, the ATP-dependent phosphorylation of glutamate to glutamate 5-phosphate [PMID: 1350780, PMID: 8083159].

This entry also includes N-acetylglutamate kinase (EC:, which catalyses the phosphorylation of N-acetylglutamate to N-acetylglutamate-5P in the pathway for arginine biosynthesis.

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