Family

Glucokinase (IPR003836)

Short name: Glucokinase

Family relationships

None.

Description

Glucokinases EC:2.7.1.2 are found in invertebrates and microorganisms and are highly specific for glucose. These enzymes phosphorylate glucose using ATP as a donor to give glucose-6-phosphate and ADP [PMID: 9023215].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0051156 glucose 6-phosphate metabolic process
GO:0006096 glycolytic process

Molecular Function

GO:0005524 ATP binding
GO:0004340 glucokinase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
TIGRFAMs
Pfam
HAMAP