IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: alkylglycerol kinase

Reaction: ATP + 1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol = ADP + 1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphate

Other name(s): 1-alkylglycerol kinase (phosphorylating); ATP-alkylglycerol phosphotransferase; alkylglycerol phosphotransferase; ATP: 1-alkyl-sn-glycerol phosphotransferase

Systematic name: ATP:1-O-alkyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 55354-37-5


1. Rock, C.O. and Snyder, F. Biosynthesis of 1-alkyl-sn-glycero-3-phosphate via adenosine triphosphate:1-alkyl-sn-glycerol phosphotransferase. J. Biol. Chem. 249 (1974) 5382-5387. [PMID: 4369816]

[EC created 1976]

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