IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: allose kinase

Reaction: ATP + D-allose = ADP + D-allose 6-phosphate

Other name(s): allokinase (phosphorylating); allokinase; D-allokinase; D-allose-6-kinase

Systematic name: ATP:D-allose 6-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9031-78-1


1. Gibbins, L.N. and Simpson, F.J. The purification and properties of D-allose-6-kinase from Aerobacter aerogenes. Can. J. Microbiol. 9 (1963) 769-779.

[EC created 1972]

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