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Mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase

Mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase
(Science: enzyme) a transferase that catalyses the transfer of gdp to the mannose of mannose-1-phosphate.
Consider also the bifunctional enzyme, phosphomannose isomerase-guanosine diphospho-d-mannose pyrophosphorylase; rfbm has similarity to long-chain, iron-containing alcohol dehydrogenases
registry number: EC 2.7.7.13
Synonym: GDPmannose phosphorylase, gdp mannose pyrophosphorylase, GTP-alpha-d-mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase, gdpmannose pyrophosphorylase, rfbm gene product, rfbm protein


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