MetaCyc Reaction:

Superclasses: Reactions Classified By Conversion TypeSimple ReactionsChemical Reactions
Reactions Classified By SubstrateSmall-Molecule Reactions

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:

Aedes aegypti: glucosamine-6-phosphate N-acetyltransferaseInferred from experiment: Gna
Arabidopsis thaliana col: glucosamine-6-phosphate acetyltransferaseInferred from experimentInferred by computational analysis: GNA1
Giardia intestinalis: glucosamine 6-phosphate N-acetylaseInferred from experiment: GNA
Mus musculus: glucosamine-6-phosphate N-acetyltransferase 1Inferred from experiment: Gnpnat1
Saccharomyces cerevisiae: glucosamine-6-phosphate N-acetyltransferase 1Inferred from experiment: GNA1

In Pathway: UDP-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine biosynthesis II, UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine biosynthesis II

The direction shown, i.e. which substrates are on the left and right sides, is in accordance with the Enzyme Commission system.

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Mass balance status: Balanced.

Enzyme Commission Primary Name: glucosamine-phosphate N-acetyltransferase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: phosphoglucosamine transacetylase, phosphoglucosamine acetylase, glucosamine-6-phosphate acetylase, D-glucosamine-6-P N-acetyltransferase, aminodeoxyglucosephosphate acetyltransferase, glucosamine 6-phosphate acetylase, glucosamine 6-phosphate N-acetyltransferase, N-acetylglucosamine-6-phosphate synthase, phosphoglucosamine N-acetylase, glucosamine-6-phosphate N-acetyltransferase

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -6.538269Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Citations: [Boehmelt00, Pattabiraman62, Davidson57]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: KEGG:R02058, Rhea:10292

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:, UniProt:RELATED-TO:O13738, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P43577


Boehmelt00: Boehmelt G, Fialka I, Brothers G, McGinley MD, Patterson SD, Mo R, Hui CC, Chung S, Huber LA, Mak TW, Iscove NN (2000). "Cloning and characterization of the murine glucosamine-6-phosphate acetyltransferase EMeg32. Differential expression and intracellular membrane association." J Biol Chem 275(17);12821-32. PMID: 10777580

Davidson57: Davidson EA, Blumenthal HJ, Roseman S (1957). "Glucosamine metabolism. II. Studies on glucosamine 6-phosphate N-acetylase." J Biol Chem 226(1);125-33. PMID: 13428743

Latendresse13: Latendresse M. (2013). "Computing Gibbs Free Energy of Compounds and Reactions in MetaCyc."

Pattabiraman62: Pattabiraman TN, Bachhawat BK (1962). "Purification of glucosamine-6-phosphate N-acetylase from sheep brain." Biochim Biophys Acta 59;681-9. PMID: 14484387

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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