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Adenosine Kinase MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Adenosine Kinase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.913.696.620.010
Unique ID
D000248
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000248
Scope Note
An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of ADP plus AMP from adenosine plus ATP. It can serve as a salvage mechanism for returning adenosine to nucleic acids. EC 2.7.1.20.
Registry Number
EC 2.7.1.20
Related Numbers
9027-72-9
CAS Type 1 Name
ATP:adenosine 5'-phosphotransferase
Previous Indexing
Adenosine (1974)
Phosphotransferases, ATP (1974)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under PHOSPHOTRANSFERASES, ATP 1975-90
History Note
91(75); was see under PHOSPHOTRANSFERASES, ATP 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Adenosine Kinase Preferred
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