EC 2.7.1.20     
Accepted name: adenosine kinase
Reaction: ATP + adenosine = ADP + AMP
Other name(s): adenosine kinase (phosphorylating)
Systematic name: ATP:adenosine 5′-phosphotransferase
Comments: 2-Aminoadenosine can also act as acceptor.
References:
1.  Lindberg, B., Klenow, H. and Hansen, K. Some properties of partially purified mammalian adenosine kinase. J. Biol. Chem. 242 (1967) 350–356. [PMID: 4290214]
2.  Caputto, R. The enzymatic synthesis of adenylic acid; adenosinekinase. J. Biol. Chem. 189 (1951) 801–814. [PMID: 14832298]
3.  Kornberg, A. and Pricer, W.E. Enzymatic phosphorylation of adenosine and 2,6-diaminopurine riboside. J. Biol. Chem. 193 (1951) 481–495. [PMID: 14907737]
[EC 2.7.1.20 created 1961]
 
 


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