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Hexokinase

Part of the Springer Handbook of Enzymes book series (HDBKENZYMES, volume 35)

Nomenclature

EC number

2.7.1.1

Systematic name

ATP:d-hexose 6-phosphotransferase

Recommended name

hexokinase

Synonyms

ATP-d-hexose 6-phosphotransferase

ATP-dependent hexokinase

HK

HK4

HXK (hexokinase isoenzymes: A, B, C and D, i.e. type I, II, III and IV, some isoenzymes with subtypes)

brain form hexokinase

glucokinase (occasional name for liver isoenzyme)

glucose ATP phosphotransferase

hexokinase D

hexokinase PI

hexokinase PII

hexokinase type IV

hexokinase type IV glucokinase

hexokinase, tumor isozyme

kinase, hexo- (phosphorylating)

muscle form hexokinase

CAS registry number

9001-51-8

Keywords

Trypanosoma Cruzi Schizosaccharomyces Pombe Entamoeba Histolytica Candida Maltosa Sodium Potassium Phosphate 
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