IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: lysyltransferase

Reaction: L-lysyl-tRNALys + phosphatidylglycerol = tRNALys + 3-O-L-lysyl-1-O-phosphatidylglycerol

Other name(s): L-lysyl-tRNA:phosphatidylglycerol 3-O-lysyltransferase

Systematic name: L-lysyl-tRNALys:phosphatidylglycerol 3-O-lysyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 37257-20-8


1. Lennarz, W.J., Bonsen, P.P.M. and van Deenan, L.L.M. Substrate specificity of O-L-lysylphosphatidylglycerol synthetase. Enzymatic studies on the structure of O-L-lysylphosphatidylglycerol. Biochemistry 6 (1967) 2307-2312. [PMID: 6049461]

[EC created 1972, modified 2013]

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