2.5.1.15: dihydropteroate synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about dihydropteroate synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

(7,8-dihydropterin-6-yl)methyl diphosphate
+
4-Aminobenzoate
=
diphosphate
+
7,8-dihydropteroate

Synonyms

6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropteroate synthase, 7,8-dihydropteroate synthase, 7,8-dihydropteroate synthetase, 7,8-dihydropteroic acid synthetase, DHP synthase, DHPS, DHPS/DHPR, dihydroneopterin aldolase-dihydropterin pyrophosphokinase-dihydropteroate synthase, dihydropteroate diphosphorylase, dihydropteroate synthase, dihydropteroate synthetase, dihydropteroic synthetase, FolP, folP1, HPPK-DHPS, hydroxymethyldihydropterin pyrophosphokinase-dihydropteroate synthase, MbDHPS, MtDHPS, Mycobacterium tuberculosis dihydropteroate synthase, PfDHPS, pfPPK-DHPS, putative dihydropteroate synthase ortholog, pvdhps, Rv1207, synthase, dihydropteroate

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.5 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups
             2.5.1 Transferring alkyl or aryl groups, other than methyl groups (only sub-subclass identified to date)
                2.5.1.15 dihydropteroate synthase