The deoxypyrimidine kinase complex induced by Herpes simplex virus catalyses this reaction as well as those of EC 184.108.40.206 (thymidine kinase), EC 220.127.116.11 (AMP—thymidine kinase) and EC 18.104.22.168 (dTMP kinase).
Falke, D., Labenz, J., Brauer, D. and Muller, W.E.G. Adenosine diphosphate: thymidine 5′-phosphotransferase, a new enzyme activity, associated with the Herpes simplex virus-induced deoxypyrimidine kinase. Biochim. Biophys. Acta708 (1982) 99–103. [PMID: 6293576]