Family

Acetate/propionate kinase (IPR004372)

Short name: Ac/propionate_kinase

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

None.

Family relationships

Description

This entry represents proteins which transfer phosphate from ATP to a short chain aliphatic acid. For example, Acetate kinase, which catalyses the reaction ATP + acetate = ADP + acetyl phosphate [PMID: 9484901].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006082 organic acid metabolic process

Molecular Function

GO:0016301 kinase activity
GO:0016774 phosphotransferase activity, carboxyl group as acceptor

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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