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Entry
EC 2.4.1.213                Enzyme                                 

Name
glucosylglycerol-phosphate synthase;
ADP-glucose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-beta-D-glucosyltransferase (incorrect)
Class
Transferases;
Glycosyltransferases;
Hexosyltransferases
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
ADP-alpha-D-glucose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-alpha-D-glucopyranosyltransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
ADP-alpha-D-glucose + sn-glycerol 3-phosphate = 2-(alpha-D-glucopyranosyl)-sn-glycerol 3-phosphate + ADP [RN:R05328]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
ADP-alpha-D-glucose;
sn-glycerol 3-phosphate [CPD:C00093]
Product
2-(alpha-D-glucopyranosyl)-sn-glycerol 3-phosphate;
ADP [CPD:C00008]
Comment
Acts with EC 3.1.3.69 (glucosylglycerol phosphatase) to form glucosylglycerol, an osmolyte that endows cyanobacteria with resistance to salt.
History
EC 2.4.1.213 created 2001, modified 2015
Orthology
K03692  
glucosylglycerol-phosphate synthase
Genes
PMY: 
TIN: 
TBD: 
DSH: 
PBR: 
SYN: 
sll1566(otsA)
SYW: 
SYNW1281(ggpS)
SYD: 
SYE: 
SYG: 
sync_1401(ggpS)
SYR: 
SYX: 
SYP: 
CYT: 
AMR: 
AM1_1685(ggpS)
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Taxonomy
Reference
1
  Authors
Hagemann, M. and Erdmann, N.
  Title
Activation and pathway of glucosylglycerol biosynthesis in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803.
  Journal
Microbiology 140 (1994) 1427-1431.
Reference
2  [PMID:9733686]
  Authors
Marin K, Zuther E, Kerstan T, Kunert A, Hagemann M.
  Title
The ggpS gene from Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 encoding glucosyl-glycerol-phosphate synthase is involved in osmolyte synthesis.
  Journal
J. Bacteriol. 180 (1998) 4843-9.
  Sequence
[syn:sll1566]
Other DBs
ExplorEnz - The Enzyme Database: 
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
ExPASy - ENZYME nomenclature database: 
BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
161515-13-5

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