KEGG   ENZYME: 2.7.1.44Help
Entry
EC 2.7.1.44                 Enzyme                                 

Name
galacturonokinase;
galacturonokinase (phosphorylating) D-galacturonic acid kinase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring phosphorus-containing groups;
Phosphotransferases with an alcohol group as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
ATP:D-galacturonate 1-phosphotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
ATP + D-galacturonate = ADP + 1-phospho-alpha-D-galacturonate [RN:R01980]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
ATP [CPD:C00002];
D-galacturonate [CPD:C00333]
Product
ADP [CPD:C00008];
1-phospho-alpha-D-galacturonate [CPD:C04037]
History
EC 2.7.1.44 created 1965
Pathway
Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism
Reference
1  [PMID:14479161]
  Authors
NEUFELD EF, FEINGOLD DS, ILVES SM, KESSLER G, HASSID WZ.
  Title
Phosphorylation of D-galacturonic acid by extracts from germinating seeds of Phaseolus aureus.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 236 (1961) 3102-5.
  Organism
Phaseolus aureus
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9026-63-5

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