IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: thiamine kinase

Reaction: ATP + thiamine = ADP + thiamine phosphate

Other name(s): thiamin kinase (phosphorylating); thiamin phosphokinase; ATP:thiamin phosphotransferase; thiamin kinase

Systematic name: ATP:thiamine phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 62213-38-1


1. Iwashima, A., Nishino, H. and Nose, Y. Conversion of thiamine to thiamine monophosphate by cell-free extracts of Escherichia coli. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 258 (1972) 333-337. [PMID: 4550803]

[EC created 1976]

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