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Basic Information

Enzyme Number

2.7.1.33

Official Name

pantothenate kinase

Name from literature

pantothenate kinase

Pathway from literature

coenzyme A ( CoA ) biosynthetic pathway

Pathway from KEGG

Metabolism of Cofactors and Vitamins; Pantothenate and CoA biosynthesis; map00770

Organisms

E.coli (83333)

Genome localization

-[948479 ],

Rate-limiting Description

"Pantothenate kinase (PanK), a key regulatory enzyme in the coenzyme A (CoA) biosynthetic pathway, catalyzes the rate-limiting phosphorylation of pantothenic acid to form phosphopantothenate during CoA biosynthesis." (16701556)

Gene ontology

Gene ontology

GO:0004594 (F) pantothenate kinase activity [P0A6I3 ];
GO:0015937 (P) coenzyme A biosynthetic process [P0A6I3 ];
GO:0005737 (C) cytoplasm [P0A6I3 ];
GO:0005524 (F) ATP binding [P0A6I3 ];

Subcellular localization

Localization

cytoplasm [P0A6I3 ];

Links

SwissProt

P0A6I3

Entrez Gene

948479



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