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Xylulokinase

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

Nomenclature

EC number

2.7.1.17

Systematic name

ATP:d-xylulose 5-phosphotransferase

Recommended name

xylulokinase

Synonyms

d-xylulokinase

XK

kinase (phosphorylating), xylulo

kinase, xylulo- (phosphorylating)

xylokinase(phosphorylating)

xylulokinase

CAS registry number

9030-58-4

Keywords

Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Ethanol Production Xylose Reductase Xylose Isomerase Pichia Stipitis 
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