IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 2.4.1.52

Accepted name: poly(glycerol-phosphate) α-glucosyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-glucose + poly(glycerol phosphate) = UDP + O-(α-D-glucosyl)poly(glycerol phosphate)

Other name(s): UDP glucose-poly(glycerol-phosphate) α-glucosyltransferase; uridine diphosphoglucose-poly(glycerol-phosphate) α-glucosyltransferase

Systematic name: UDP-glucose:poly(glycerol-phosphate) α-D-glucosyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37277-60-4

References:

1. Glaser, L. and Burger, M.M. The synthesis of teichoic acids. 3. Glucosylation of polyglycerophosphate. J. Biol. Chem. 239 (1964) 3187-3191.

[EC 2.4.1.52 created 1972]


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