orotidylic acid phosphorylase -->
orotate phosphoribosyltransferase
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<cell biology> The enzyme catalyzing the formation of orotidine-5'-phosphoric acid (orotidylic acid) from orotic acid and 5-phosphoribosyl-1-pyrophosphate in the course of pyrimidine nucleotide biosynthesis.

Chemical name: Orotidine-5'-phosphate:pyrophosphate phospho-alpha-D-ribosyltransferase

Registry number: EC

(12 Dec 1998)

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