KEGG   ENZYME: 2.7.1.8Help
Entry
EC 2.7.1.8                  Enzyme                                 

Name
glucosamine kinase;
glucosamine kinase (phosphorylating);
ATP:2-amino-2-deoxy-D-glucose-6-phosphotransferase;
aminodeoxyglucose kinase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring phosphorus-containing groups;
Phosphotransferases with an alcohol group as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
ATP:D-glucosamine phosphotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
ATP + D-glucosamine = ADP + D-glucosamine phosphate [RN:R01961]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
ATP [CPD:C00002];
D-glucosamine [CPD:C00329]
Product
ADP [CPD:C00008];
D-glucosamine phosphate [CPD:C00352]
History
EC 2.7.1.8 created 1961
Pathway
Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism
Reference
1  [PMID:13242546]
  Authors
BUEDING E, MACKINNON JA.
  Title
Hexokinases of Schistosoma mansoni.
  Journal
J. Biol. Chem. 215 (1955) 495-506.
  Organism
Schistosoma mansoni [GN:smm]
Other DBs
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
9031-90-7

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