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Pyruvate Kinase
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Pyruvate kinase is one of the enzymes involved in glycolysis. Pyruvate kinase catalyzes the transfer of a phosphoryl group from phosphoenolpyruvate to ADP:

Phosphoenolpyruvate + ADP + H(+) --> pyruvate + ATP

Figure 1. Chime Image: Pyruvate kinase (dimer) from Saccharomyces cerevisiae complexed with Pg Mn2+ and K+. (MMDB Id: 11447, PDB Id: 1A3X).

 The appropriate GenBank entries are as follows:
Organism Amino acid sequence? Nucleotide sequence?
Homo sapiens Yes Yes, mRNA
Saccharomyces cerevisiae Yes Yes, complete gene (chromosome I)
Mus musculus Yes Yes, mRNA
Arabidopsis thaliana Yes Yes, gene (chromosome III)
Caenorhabditis elegans Yes Yes, gene


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