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Accepted name: acylglycerol kinase
Reaction: ATP + acylglycerol = ADP + acyl-sn-glycerol 3-phosphate
Other name(s): monoacylglycerol kinase; monoacylglycerol kinase (phosphorylating); sn-2-monoacylglycerol kinase; MGK; monoglyceride kinase; monoglyceride phosphokinase
Systematic name: ATP:acylglycerol 3-phosphotransferase
Comments: Acts on both 1- and 2-acylglycerols.
Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, MetaCyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 62213-37-0
1.  Pieringer, R.A. and Hokin, L.E. Biosynthesis of lysophosphatidic acid from monoglyceride and adenosine triphosphate. J. Biol. Chem. 237 (1962) 653–658. [PMID: 14486486]
2.  Pieringer, R.A. and Kunnes, R.S. The biosynthesis of phosphatidic acid and lysophosphatidic acid by glyceride phosphokinase pathways in Escherichia coli. J. Biol. Chem. 240 (1965) 2833–2838. [PMID: 14342303]
[EC created 1976]

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