IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: dolichol kinase

Reaction: CTP + dolichol = CDP + dolichyl phosphate

Other name(s): dolichol phosphokinase

Systematic name: CTP:dolichol O-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 71768-07-5


1. Burton, W.A., Scher, M.G. and Waechter, C.J. Enzymatic phosphorylation of dolichol in central nervous tissue. J. Biol. Chem. 254 (1979) 7129-7136. [PMID: 457672]

2. Rip, J.W. and Carroll, K.K. Properties of a dolichol phosphokinase activity associated with rat liver microsomes. Can. J. Biochem. 58 (1980) 1051-1056. [PMID: 6257336]

[EC created 1984]

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