IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucose-1-phosphate phosphodismutase

Reaction: 2 D-glucose 1-phosphate = D-glucose + D-glucose 1,6-bisphosphate

Other name(s ): glucose 1-phosphate transphosphorylase; phosphodismutase

Systematic name: D-glucose-1-phosphate:D-glucose-1-phosphate 6-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9026-25-9


1. Leloir, L.F., Trucco, R.E., Cardini, C.E., Paladini, A.C. and Caputto, R. The formation of glucose diphosphate by Escherichia coli. Arch. Biochem. 24 (1949) 65-74.

2. Sidbury, J.B., Rosenberg, L.L. and Najjar, V.A. Muscle glucose-1-phosphate transphosphorylase. J. Biol. Chem. 222 (1956) 89-96.

[EC created 1961]

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