EC - Pyruvate, phosphate dikinase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
pyruvate, phosphate dikinase
Other names:
orthophosphate dikinase pyruvate
pyruvate, Pi dikinase
pyruvate-inorganic phosphate dikinase
pyruvate-phosphate dikinase
pyruvate-phosphate dikinase (phosphorylating)
pyruvate-phosphate ligase
pyruvic-phosphate dikinase
pyruvic-phosphate ligase
pyruvate,phosphate dikinase
pyruvate,orthophosphate dikinase
Systematic name:
ATP:pyruvate, phosphate phosphotransferase


Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00527
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0050242
CAS Registry Number: 9027-40-1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (20) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Hatch, M.D. and Slack, C.R.
    A new enzyme for the interconversion of pyruvate and phosphopyruvate and its role in the C4 dicarboxylic acid pathway of photosynthesis.
    Biochem. J. 106: 141-146 (1968). [PMID: 4305612]
  2. Reeves, R.E.
    A new enzyme with the glycolytic function of pyruvate kinase.
    J. Biol. Chem. 243: 3202-3204 (1968). [PMID: 4297474]
  3. Reeves, R.E.
    Pyruvate, phosphate dikinase from Bacteroides symbiosus.
    Biochem. J. 125: 531-539 (1971). [PMID: 5144757]
  4. Reeves, R.E., Menzies, R.A. and Hsu, D.S.
    The pyruvate-phosphate dikinase reaction. The fate of phosphate and the equilibrium.
    J. Biol. Chem. 243: 5486-5491 (1968). [PMID: 4302788]

[EC created 1972]