KEGG   ENZYME: 2.7.2.12Help
Entry
EC 2.7.2.12                 Enzyme                                 

Name
acetate kinase (diphosphate);
pyrophosphate-acetate phosphotransferase
Class
Transferases;
Transferring phosphorus-containing groups;
Phosphotransferases with a carboxy group as acceptor
BRITE hierarchy
Sysname
diphosphate:acetate phosphotransferase
Reaction(IUBMB)
diphosphate + acetate = phosphate + acetyl phosphate [RN:R00320]
Reaction(KEGG)
Substrate
diphosphate [CPD:C00013];
acetate [CPD:C00033]
Product
phosphate [CPD:C00009];
acetyl phosphate [CPD:C00227]
History
EC 2.7.2.12 created 1976
Pathway
Pyruvate metabolism
Metabolic pathways
Reference
1  [PMID:172079]
  Authors
Reeves RE, Guthrie JD.
  Title
Acetate kinase (pyrophosphate). A fourth pyrophosphate-dependent kinase from Entamoeba histolytica.
  Journal
Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 66 (1975) 1389-95.
  Organism
Entamoeba histolytica
Other DBs
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IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature: 
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BRENDA, the Enzyme Database: 
CAS: 
57657-58-6

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