Reaction: ATP + GTP = AMP + guanosine 3'-diphosphate 5'-triphosphate
Other name(s): stringent factor; guanosine 3',5'-polyphosphate synthase; GTP pyrophosphokinase; ATP-GTP 3'-diphosphotransferase; guanosine 5',3'-polyphosphate synthetase; (p)ppGpp synthetase I; (p)ppGpp synthetase II; guanosine pentaphosphate synthetase; GPSI; GPSII
Systematic name: ATP:GTP 3'-diphosphotransferase
Comments: GDP can also act as acceptor.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 63690-89-1
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