phosphoglycerate kinasemedical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> An enzyme catalyzing the transfer of a phosphate group from 3-phospho-d-glycerate in the presence of ATP to yield 3-phospho-d-glyceroyl phosphate and ADP.

Chemical name: ATP-3-phospho-D-glycerate 1-phosphotransferase

Registry number: EC 2.7.2.3

(12 Dec 1998)