5. Triose phosphate isomerase
6. Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase
7. Phosphoglycerate kinase
8. Phosphoglycerate mutase
10. Pyruvate kinase
Pyruvate kinase, EC 22.214.171.124
published: 21 Nov 2011 (16:19)
About Pyruvate kinasePyruvate kinase is an enzyme from Transferase family (EC 126.96.36.199), with molecular weight within 50-60kDa range for monomer (biological unit usually tetramer), transfer of a phosphate group from phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) to ADP. The overall reaction can be written as Phosphoenolpyruvate + H+ + ADP -> Pyruvate + ATP
Systematic name for Pyruvate kinase is ATP:pyruvate 2-O-phosphotransferase, but in literature other names are also acceptable: pyruvic kinase; phosphoenol transphosphorylase; phosphoenolpyruvate kinase; pyruvate phosphotransferase; pyruvate kinase (phosphorylating); fluorokinase (phosphorylating); and fluorokinase.
Pyruvate kinase IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature hierarchyPyruvate kinase classification on the basis of recommendations of Nomenclature Committee of the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (NC-IUBMB):
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