(deoxy)adenylate kinase

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In enzymology, a (deoxy)adenylate kinase (EC is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction

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Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ATP and dAMP, whereas its two products are ADP and dADP.

This enzyme belongs to the family of transferases, specifically those transferring phosphorus-containing groups (phosphotransferases) with a phosphate group as acceptor. The systematic name of this enzyme class is ATP:(d)AMP phosphotransferase. This enzyme participates in purine metabolism.


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The CAS registry number for this enzyme class is 37278-19-6.

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