IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 5-dehydro-2-deoxygluconokinase

Reaction: ATP + 5-dehydro-2-deoxy-D-gluconate = ADP + 6-phospho-5-dehydro-2-deoxy-D-gluconate

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Other name(s): 5-keto-2-deoxygluconokinase; 5-keto-2-deoxyglucono kinase (phosphorylating); DKH kinase

Systematic name: ATP:5-dehydro-2-deoxy-D-gluconate 6-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 62213-35-8


1. Anderson, W.A. and Magasanik, B. The pathway of myo-inositol degradation in Aerobacter aerogenes. Conversion of 2-deoxy-5-keto-D-gluconic acid to glycolytic intermediates. J. Biol. Chem. 246 (1971) 5662-5675. [PMID: 4328832]

[EC created 1976]

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