IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: dolichyl-diphosphate—polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Reaction: dolichyl diphosphate + (phosphate)n = dolichyl phosphate + (phosphate)n+1

Other names: dolichylpyrophosphate:polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Systematic name: dolichyl-diphosphate:polyphosphate phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 94949-27-6


1. Naumov, A.V., Shabalin, Y.A., Vagabov, V.M. and Kulaev, I.S. Two pathways of dephosphorylation of dolichyl diphosphate in yeasts. Biochemistry (Moscow) 50 (1985) 551-556.

[EC created 1989]

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