Reaction: CTP + ethanolamine phosphate = diphosphate + CDP-ethanolamine
Other name(s): phosphorylethanolamine transferase; ET; CTP-phosphoethanolamine cytidylyltransferase; phosphoethanolamine cytidylyltransferase; ethanolamine phosphate cytidylyltransferase
Systematic name: CTP:ethanolamine-phosphate cytidylyltransferase
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, GTD, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9026-33-9
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