MetaCyc Reaction:

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

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:

Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655: ribokinaseInferred from experiment: rbsK

In Pathway: ribose degradation

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: ribokinase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: deoxyribokinase, ribokinase (phosphorylating), D-ribokinase

Standard Gibbs Free Energy (ΔrG in kcal/mol): -19.855774Inferred by computational analysis [Latendresse13]

Enzyme Commission Summary:
2-Deoxy-D-ribose can also act as acceptor.

Citations: [GINSBURG59, AGRANOFF56]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Unification Links: KEGG:R01051, Rhea:13697

Relationship Links: BRENDA:EC:, ENZYME:EC:, IUBMB-ExplorEnz:EC:, UniProt:RELATED-TO:O93727, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P0A9J6, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P25332, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P36945, UniProt:RELATED-TO:P44331, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q9CF42, UniProt:RELATED-TO:Q57849


AGRANOFF56: AGRANOFF BW, BRADY RO (1956). "Purification and properties of calf liver ribokinase." J Biol Chem 219(1);221-9. PMID: 13295274

GINSBURG59: GINSBURG A (1959). "A deoxyribokinase from Lactobacillus plantarum." J Biol Chem 234(3);481-7. PMID: 13641245

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

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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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