IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: tagatose kinase

Reaction: ATP + D-tagatose = ADP + D-tagatose 6-phosphate

For diagram of reaction click here.

Systematic name: ATP:D-tagatose 6-phosphotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 39434-00-9


1. Szumilo, T. A novel enzyme, tagatose kinase, from Mycobacterium butyricum. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 660 (1981) 366-370. [PMID: 6269638]

[EC created 1983]

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