EC - UTP—xylose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase

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Accepted name:
UTP—xylose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase
Other names:
UDP—xylose pyrophosphorylase
uridine diphosphoxylose pyrophosphorylase
uridylyltransferase, xylose 1-phosphate
xylose 1-phosphate uridylyltransferase
xylose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase
Systematic name:
UTP:α-D-xylose-1-phosphate uridylyltransferase


Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047338
CAS Registry Number: 9026-20-4


  1. Ginsburg, V., Neufeld, E.F. and Hassid, W.Z.
    Enzymatic synthesis of uridine diphosphate xylose and uridine diphosphate arabinose.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 42: 333-335 (1956). [PMID: 16578456]

[EC created 1961]