IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: aldose-1-phosphate adenylyltransferase

Reaction: ADP + α-D-aldose 1-phosphate = phosphate + ADP-aldose

Other name(s): sugar-1-phosphate adenylyltransferase; ADP-aldose phosphorylase; adenosine diphosphosugar phosphorylase; ADP sugar phosphorylase; adenosine diphosphate glucose:orthophosphate adenylyltransferase; ADP:aldose-1-phosphate adenylyltransferase

Systematic name: ADP:α-D-aldose-1-phosphate adenylyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37278-27-6


1. Dankert, M., Gonçalves, I.R.J. and Recondo, E. Adenosine diphosphate glucose: orthophosphate adenylyltransferase in wheat germ. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 81 (1964) 78-85.

2. Passeron, S., Recondo, E. and Dankert, M. Biosynthesis of adenosine diphosphate D-hexoses. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 89 (1964) 372-374.

[EC created 1972, modified 1986]

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