EC 5.1.3.42 - D-glucosamine-6-phosphate 4-epimerase

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EC 5.1.3.42

Names

Accepted name:
D-glucosamine-6-phosphate 4-epimerase
Other name:
ST2245 (locus name)
Systematic name:
D-glucosamine 6-phosphate 4-epimerase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme, characterized from the archaeon Sulfolobus tokodaii, participates in a pathway for the biosynthesis of UDP-N-acetyl-α-D-galactosamine.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Dadashipour, M., Iwamoto, M., Hossain, M.M., Akutsu, J.I., Zhang, Z. and Kawarabayasi, Y.
    Identification of a direct biosynthetic pathway for UDP-N-acetylgalactosamine from glucosamine-6-phosphate in thermophilic crenarchaeon Sulfolobus tokodaii.
    J. Bacteriol. 200 (2018). [PMID: 29507091]

[EC 5.1.3.42 created 2018]