2.7.1.59: N-acetylglucosamine kinase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about N-acetylglucosamine kinase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

ATP
+
N-acetyl-D-glucosamine
=
ADP
+
N-acetyl-D-glucosamine 6-phosphate

Synonyms

2-acetylamino-2-deoxy-D-glucose kinase, acetylaminodeoxyglucokinase, acetylglucosamine kinase(phosphorylating), ATP:2-acetylamino-2-deoxy-D-glucose 6-phosphotransferase, CaNag5p, GlcNAc kinase, GlcNAc-kinase, GNK, Hxk1, MurK, N-acetyl-D-glucosamine kinase, N-acetylglucosamine kinase, N-acetylmuramic acid/N-acetylglucosamine kinase, NAG5, NAGA kinase, NagK

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.7 Transferring phosphorus-containing groups
             2.7.1 Phosphotransferases with an alcohol group as acceptor
                2.7.1.59 N-acetylglucosamine kinase