Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Reaction:

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

EC Number:

Enzymes and Genes:
N-acetylmannosamine kinaseInferred from experimentInferred by computational analysis: nanK

In Pathway: N-acetylneuraminate and N-acetylmannosamine degradation I

Note that this reaction equation differs from the official Enzyme Commission reaction equations for this EC number.

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: N-acylmannosamine kinase

Enzyme Commission Synonyms: acylmannosamine kinase (phosphorylating), acetylamidodeoxymannokinase, acetylmannosamine kinase, acylaminodeoxymannokinase, acylmannosamine kinase, N-acyl-D-mannosamine kinase, N-acetylmannosamine kinase, ATP:N-acetylmannosamine 6-phosphotransferase

Enzyme Commission Summary:
Acts on the acetyl and glycolyl derivatives.

Citations: [Banerjee69, GHOSH61, Kundig66]

Gene-Reaction Schematic

Gene-Reaction Schematic

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Banerjee69: Banerjee S, Ghosh S (1969). "Purification and properties of N-acetylmannosamine kinase from Salmonella typhimurium." Eur J Biochem 8(2);200-6. PMID: 4889177

GHOSH61: GHOSH S, ROSEMAN S (1961). "Enzymatic phosphorylation of N-acetyl-D-mannosamine." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 47;955-8. PMID: 13704957

Kundig66: Kundig W, Ghosh S, Roseman S (1966). "The sialic acids. VII. N-acyl-D-mannosamine kinase from rat liver." J Biol Chem 241(23);5619-26. PMID: 5928201

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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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