Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound Class: glucose

Superclasses: all carbohydrates a carbohydrate a glycan a sugar a monosaccharide a hexose

glucose compound structure

Chemical Formula: C6H12O6

Child Classes: D-glucose (3)


Molecular Weight: 180.16 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 180.0633881178 Daltons


Unification Links: ChEBI:17234

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -219.22

Reactions known to produce the compound:

Not in pathways:
a sugar phosphate + H2O → a sugar + phosphate

In Reactions of unknown directionality:

Not in pathways:
a hexose phosphate + H2O = a hexose + phosphate

In Transport reactions:
a [PTS enzyme I]-Nπ-phospho-L-histidine + a sugar[periplasmic space] → a [PTS enzyme I]-L-histidine + a sugar phosphate[cytosol]

This compound has been characterized as an alternative substrate of the following enzymes: glucose-1-phosphatase

In Growth Media: Neidhardt EZ rich defined medium

Created 06-Aug-2010 by Caspi R , SRI International

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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