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Entry
EC 2.7.1.79                 Enzyme                                 

Name
diphosphate---glycerol phosphotransferase;
PPi-glycerol phosphotransferase;
pyrophosphate-glycerol phosphotransferase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring phosphorus-containing groups;
Phosphotransferases with an alcohol group as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
diphosphate:glycerol 1-phosphotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
diphosphate + glycerol = phosphate + glycerol 1-phosphate [RN:R01044]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
diphosphate [CPD:C00013];
glycerol [CPD:C00116]
Product
phosphate [CPD:C00009];
glycerol 1-phosphate [CPD:C03189]
Comment
May be identical with EC 3.1.3.9 glucose-6-phosphatase.
History
EC 2.7.1.79 created 1972
Reference
1  [PMID:4319153]
  Authors
Stetten MR.
  Title
Enzymatic synthesis of glycerol I-phosphate. Elevation in diabetic and fasted animals, compared with glucose-6-phosphatase and related enzyme activities.
  Journal
Biochim. Biophys. Acta. 208 (1970) 394-403.
Other DBs
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CAS: 
37278-13-0

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