show all | hide all No of entries

Information on EC 2.7.1.52 - fucokinase

for references in articles please use BRENDA:EC2.7.1.52
Please wait a moment until all data is loaded. This message will disappear when all data is loaded.
EC Tree
IUBMB Comments
Requires a divalent cation for activity, with Mg2+ and Fe2+ giving rise to the highest enzyme activity. Forms part of a salvage pathway for reutilization of L-fucose. Can also phosphorylate D-arabinose, but more slowly.
Specify your search results
Select one or more organisms in this record:
Word Map
The expected taxonomic range for this enzyme is: Eukaryota, Bacteria
Synonyms
ATP:6-deoxy-beta-L-galactose 1-phosphotransferase, ATP:6-deoxy-L-galactose 1-phospho transferase, Fkgp, FKP, fucokinase, fucokinase/L-fucose-1-P-guanylyltransferase, fucokinase:GDP-fucose pyrophosphorylase, fucose kinase, Fuk, kinase, fuco- (phosphorylating), more
REACTION
REACTION DIAGRAM
COMMENTARY hide
ORGANISM
UNIPROT
LITERATURE
ATP + L-fucose = ADP + beta-L-fucose 1-phosphate
show the reaction diagram
Select items on the left to see more content.