IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 3-phosphoglyceroyl-phosphate—polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Reaction: 3-phospho-D-glyceroyl phosphate + (phosphate)n = 3-phosphoglycerate + (phosphate)n+1

Other names: diphosphoglycerate-polyphosphate phosphotransferase; 1,3-diphosphoglycerate-polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Systematic name: 3-phospho-D-glyceroyl-phosphate:polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9055-36-1


1. Kulaev, I.S. and Bobyk, M.A. Detection of a new enzyme in Neurospora crassa - 1,3-diphosphoglycerate:polyphosphatephosphotransferase. Biochemistry (Moscow) 36 (1971) 356-359.

2. Kulaev, I.S., Bobyk, M.A., Nikolaev, N.N., Sergeev, N.S. and Uryson, S.O. Polyphosphate synthesizing enzymes in some fungi and bacteria. Biochemistry (Moscow) 36 (1971) 791-796.

[EC created 1976]

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