IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: glycerate 3-kinase

Reaction: ATP + D-glycerate = ADP + 3-phospho-D-glycerate

Other name(s): glycerate kinase (phosphorylating) (ambiguous); D-glycerate 3-kinase; D-glycerate kinase (ambiguous); glycerate-kinase (ambiguous); GK (ambiguous); D-glyceric acid kinase (ambiguous); ATP:(R)-glycerate 3-phosphotransferase

Systematic name: ATP:D-glycerate 3-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-61-3


1. Doughty, C.C., Hayashi, J.A. and Guenther, H.L. Purification and properties of D-glycerate 3-kinase from Escherichia coli. J. Biol. Chem. 241 (1966) 568-572. [PMID: 5325263]

2. Ichihara, A. and Greenberg, D.M. Studies on the purification and properties of D-glyceric acid kinase of liver. J. Biol. Chem. 225 (1957) 949-958. [PMID: 13416296]

[EC created 1961, modified 2012]

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