Conversion of Glycerol to Glycerol-3-phosphate

Stable Identifier
R-HSA-75887
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
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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

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

Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2005
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Catalyst Activity

glycerol kinase activity of GK,GK2,GK3P [cytosol]

Orthologous Events
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Rhea
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