Accepted name: glucosylglycerate phosphorylase
Reaction: 2-O-(α-D-glucopyranosyl)-D-glycerate + phosphate = α-D-glucopyranose 1-phosphate + D-glycerate
Systematic name: 2-O-(α-D-glucopyranosyl)-D-glycerate:phosphate α-D-glucosyltransferase (configuration-retaining)
Comments: The enzyme has been characterized from the bacterium Meiothermus silvanus.
1.  Franceus, J., Pinel, D. and Desmet, T. Glucosylglycerate phosphorylase, an enzyme with novel specificity involved in compatible solute metabolism. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 83 (2017) . [PMID: 28754708]
[EC created 2018]