EC 2.7.1.63 - Polyphosphate—glucose phosphotransferase

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EC 2.7.1.63

Names

Accepted name:
polyphosphate—glucose phosphotransferase
Other names:
polyphosphate glucokinase
polyphosphate—D-(+)-glucose-6-phosphotransferase
polyphosphate—glucose 6-phosphotransferase
Systematic name:
polyphosphate:D-glucose 6-phosphotransferase

Reaction

Comments:

Requires a neutral salt, e.g. KCl, for maximum activity. Also acts on glucosamine.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047330
CAS Registry Number: 9033-50-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Szymona, M.
    Purification and properties of a new hexokinase utilizing inorganic pyrophosphate.
    Acta Biochim. Pol. 9 : 165-181 (1962).
  2. Szymona, M. and Ostrowski, W.
    Inorganic polyphosphate glucokinase of Mycobacterium phlei.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 85 : 283-295 (1964).

[EC 2.7.1.63 created 1972]