IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glucuronokinase

Reaction: ATP + D-glucuronate = ADP + 1-phospho-α-D-glucuronate

Other name(s): glucuronokinase (phosphorylating); glucurono-glucuronokinase

Systematic name: ATP:D-glucuronate 1-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9026-62-4


1. Neufeld, E.F., Feingold, D.S. and Hassid, W.Z. Enzymic phosphorylation of D-glucuronic acid by extracts from seedlings of Phaseolus aureus. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 83 (1959) 96-100.

[EC created 1965]

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