EC 2.7.1.27 - Erythritol kinase (D-erythritol 4-phosphate-forming)

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EC 2.7.1.27

Names

Accepted name:
erythritol kinase (D-erythritol 4-phosphate-forming)
Other name:
erythritol kinase (phosphorylating) [ambiguous]
Systematic name:
ATP:erythritol 4-phosphotransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The enzyme has been characterized from the bacterium Propionibacterium acidipropionici (previously known as Propionibacterium pentosaceum). cf. EC 2.7.1.215, erythritol kinase (L-erythritol 4-phosphate-forming).

The enzyme has been characterized from the bacterium Propionibacterium acidipropionici (previously known as Propionibacterium pentosaceum). Cf. EC 2.7.1.215.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047878
CAS Registry Number: 9030-64-2

References

  1. Shetter, J.K.
    Formation of D-erythritol 4-phosphate by Propionibacterium pentosaceum.
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 78: 3722-3723 (1956).
  2. Holten, D. and Fromm, H.J.
    Purification and properties of erythritol kinase from Propionibacterium pentosaceum.
    J. Biol. Chem. 236: 2581-2584 (1961). [PMID: 13908588]

[EC 2.7.1.27 created 1961, modified 2016]