Glutamate 5-kinase (IPR011529)

Short name: Glu_5kinase

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


L-glutamate 5-phosphotransferase, (gamma-glutamyl kinase, proB, EC:, catalyzes the first step in proline biosynthesis ATP + L-glutamate = ADP + L-glutamate 5-phosphate. the product of which rapidly cyclizes to 5-oxoproline and phosphate.

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0006561 proline biosynthetic process

Molecular Function

GO:0004349 glutamate 5-kinase activity

Cellular Component

GO:0005737 cytoplasm

Contributing signatures

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