IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: 2-deoxyglucose-6-phosphatase

Reaction: 2-deoxy-D-glucose 6-phosphate + H2O = 2-deoxy-D-glucose + phosphate

Other name(s): 2-deoxyglucose-6-phosphate phosphatase

Systematic name: 2-deoxy-D-glucose-6-phosphate phosphohydrolase

Comments: also active towards fructose 1-phosphate

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 65187-56-6


1. Johnston, M., Andrews, S., Brinkman, R., Cooper, J., Ding, H., Dover, J., Du, Z., Favello, A., Fulton, L., Gattung, S., Geisel, C., Kirsten, J., Kucaba, T., Hillier, L., Jier, M., Johnston, L., Langston, Y., Latreille, P., Louis, E.J., Macri, C., Mardis, E., Menezes, S., Mouser, L., Nhan, M., Rifkin, L., Riles, L., St.Peter, H., Trevaskis, E., Vaughan, K., Vignati, D., Wilcox, L., Wohldman, P., Waterston, R., Wilson, R., Vaudin, M. Complete nucleotide sequence of Saccharomyces cerevisiae chromosome VIII. Science 265 (1994) 2077-2082. [PMID: 8091229]

2. Randez-Gil, F., Blasco, A., Prieto, J.A., Sanz, P. DOGR1 and DOGR2: two genes from Saccharomyces cerevisiae that confer 2-deoxyglucose resistance when overexpressed. Yeast 11 (1995) 1233-1240. [PMID: 8553694]

[EC created 1999]

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