Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Compound: 6-deoxy-D-sorbose

Superclasses: all carbohydrates a carbohydrate a glycan a sugar a monosaccharide a hexose an L-hexose

Chemical Formula: C6H12O5

Molecular Weight: 164.16 Daltons

Monoisotopic Molecular Weight: 164.0684734957 Daltons

6-deoxy-D-sorbose compound structure


InChI: InChI=1S/C6H12O5/c1-3(8)5(10)6(11)4(9)2-7/h3,5-8,10-11H,2H2,1H3/t3-,5+,6+/m1/s1


Unification Links: PubChem:25032978

Standard Gibbs Free Energy of Change Formation (ΔfG in kcal/mol): -181.19

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: L-rhamnulose kinase

Created 30-Oct-2009 by Kothari A , SRI International

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