EC - Succinate—CoA ligase (ADP-forming)

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name:
succinate—CoA ligase (ADP-forming)
Other names:
A-STK (adenin nucleotide-linked succinate thiokinase)
succinate thiokinase
succinic thiokinase
succinyl coenzyme A synthetase
succinyl coenzyme A synthetase (adenosine diphosphate-forming)
succinyl-CoA synthetase
succinyl-CoA synthetase (ADP-forming)
Systematic name:
succinate:CoA ligase (ADP-forming)


Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , NIST 74 , UniPathway
Protein domains and families: PROSITE:PDOC00335 , PROSITE:PDOC50975
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004775
CAS Registry Number: 9080-33-5
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (585) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Hager, L.P
    Succinyl CoA synthetase
    In: Boyer, P.D., Lardy, H. and Myrbäck, K. (Eds.) The Enzymes , 2nd ed. vol. 6 , Academic Press , New York , 1962 , 387-399
  2. Kaufman, S.
    Studies on the mechanism of the reaction catalyzed by the phosphorylating enzyme.
    J. Biol. Chem. 216 : 153-164 (1955).
  3. Kaufman, S. and Alivasatos, S.G.A.
    Purification and properties of the phosphorylating enzyme from spinach.
    J. Biol. Chem. 216 : 141-152 (1955).

[EC created 1961]