Aliases for ADPGK Gene
External Ids for ADPGK Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ADPGK Gene
ADPGK (EC 18.104.22.168) catalyzes the ADP-dependent phosphorylation of glucose to glucose-6-phosphate and may play a role in glycolysis, possibly during ischemic conditions (Ronimus and Morgan, 2004 [PubMed 14975750]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for ADPGK Gene
ADPGK (ADP-Dependent Glucokinase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ADPGK include monogenic diabetes. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Glycosaminoglycan metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include kinase activity and ADP-specific glucokinase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ADPGK Gene
Catalyzes the phosphorylation of D-glucose to D-glucose 6-phosphate using ADP as the phosphate donor. GDP and CDP can replace ADP, but with reduced efficiency (By similarity).