Aliases for ADPGK Gene
External Ids for ADPGK Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ADPGK Gene
ADPGK (EC 126.96.36.199) 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 Mycobacterium Tuberculosis 1. Among its related pathways are Glucose metabolism and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include kinase activity and ADP-specific glucokinase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary 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).