IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: NAD+ kinase

Reaction: ATP + NAD+ = ADP + NADP+

For diagram of reaction click here.

Other name(s): DPN kinase; nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide kinase (phosphorylating); nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide kinase; NADK

Systematic name: ATP:NAD+ 2'-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9032-66-0


1. Butler, J.R. and McGuinness, E.T. Candida utilis NAD+ kinase: purification, properties and affinity gel studies. Int. J. Biochem. 14 (1982) 839-844. [PMID: 6290285]

2. Chung, A.E. Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide kinase from Azotobacter vinelandii. I. Purification and properties of the enzyme. J. Biol. Chem. 242 (1967) 1182-1186. [PMID: 4290316]

3. Kornberg, A. Enzymatic synthesis of triphosphopyridine nucleotide. J. Biol. Chem. 182 (1950) 805-813.

4. Wang, T.P. and Kaplan, N.O. Kinases for the synthesis of coenzyme A and triphosphopyridine nucleotide. J. Biol. Chem. 206 (1954) 311-325.

[EC created 1961]

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