IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 5-methyldeoxycytidine-5'-phosphate kinase

Reaction: ATP + 5-methyldeoxycytidine 5'-phosphate = ADP + 5-methyldeoxycytidine diphosphate

Systematic name: ATP:5-methyldeoxycytidine-5'-phosphate phosphotransferase

Comments: The enzyme, from phage XP-12-infected Xanthomonas oryzae, converts m5dCMP into m5dCDP and then into m5dCTP.

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 81032-53-3


1. Wang, R.Y.-H., Huang, L.-H. and Ehrlich, M. A bacteriophage-induced 5-methyldeoxycytidine 5'-monophosphate kinase. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 696 (1982) 31-36. [PMID: 7082669]

[EC created 1984]

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