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Entry
EC 2.7.1.142                Enzyme                                 

Name
glycerol-3-phosphate---glucose phosphotransferase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring phosphorus-containing groups;
Phosphotransferases with an alcohol group as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
sn-glycerol-3-phosphate:D-glucose 6-phosphotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
sn-glycerol 3-phosphate + D-glucose = glycerol + D-glucose 6-phosphate [RN:R00850]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
sn-glycerol 3-phosphate [CPD:C00093];
D-glucose [CPD:C00031]
Product
glycerol [CPD:C00116];
D-glucose 6-phosphate [CPD:C00092]
Comment
Involved in the anaerobic metabolism of sugars in the bloodstream of trypanosomes.
History
EC 2.7.1.142 created 1992
Reference
1  [PMID:2555230]
  Authors
Kiaira JK, Njogu RM.
  Title
Evidence for glycerol 3-phosphate:glucose transphosphorylase activity in bloodstream Trypanosoma brucei brucei.
  Journal
Int. J. Biochem. 21 (1989) 839-45.
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CAS: 
125008-33-5

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