Conversion of Glycerol to Glycerol-3-phosphate

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-75887
Type
Reaction [transition]
Species
Homo sapiens
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Glycerol can be a source for glycerol-3-phosphate, in which case, a phosphate form ATP is transferred to glycerol by glycerol kinase forming glycerol-3-phosphate and ADP.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
15845384 Human and murine glycerol kinase: influence of exon 18 alternative splicing on function

Ohira, RH, Dipple, KM, Zhang, YH, McCabe, ER

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2005
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Catalyst Activity
Title
glycerol kinase activity of GK,GK2,GK3P [cytosol]
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Activity
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Cross References
Rhea
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