IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase (GDP)

Reaction: GDP + α-D-mannose 1-phosphate = phosphate + GDP-mannose

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Other name(s): GDP mannose phosphorylase; mannose 1-phosphate (guanosine diphosphate) guanylyltransferase; GDP mannose phosphorylase; GDP-mannose 1-phosphate guanylyltransferase; guanosine diphosphate-mannose 1-phosphate guanylyltransferase; guanosine diphosphomannose phosphorylase; mannose 1-phosphate guanylyltransferase; GDP:D-mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase

Systematic name: GDP:α-D-mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9026-31-7


1. Carminatti, H. and Cabib, E. Phosphorolysis of the pyrophosphate bond of some nucleotides. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 53 (1961) 417-419.

[EC created 1965, modified 1976]

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