IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 2.7.7.39

Accepted name: glycerol-3-phosphate cytidylyltransferase

Reaction: CTP + sn-glycerol 3-phosphate = diphosphate + CDP-glycerol

Other name(s): CDP-glycerol pyrophosphorylase; cytidine diphosphoglycerol pyrophosphorylase; cytidine diphosphate glycerol pyrophosphorylase; CTP:glycerol 3-phosphate cytidylyltransferase; Gro-PCT

Systematic name: CTP:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate cytidylyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 9027-11-6

References:

1. Shaw, D.R.D. Pyrophosphorolysis and enzymic synthesis of cytidine diphosphate glycerol and cytidine diphosphate ribitol. Biochem. J. 82 (1962) 297-312.

[EC 2.7.7.39 created 1972]


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