IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: D-ribulokinase

Reaction: ATP + D-ribulose = ADP + D-ribulose 5-phosphate

For diagram of reaction click here.

Other name(s): D-ribulokinase (phosphorylating)

Systematic name: ATP:D-ribulose 5-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-40-8


1. Fromm, H.J. D-Ribulokinase from Aerobacter aerogenes. J. Biol. Chem. 234 (1959) 3097-3101.

[EC created 1965]

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