IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: (2,3-dihydroxybenzoyl)adenylate synthase

Reaction: ATP + 2,3-dihydroxybenzoate = diphosphate + (2,3-dihydroxybenzoyl)adenylate

Other name(s): 2,3-dihydroxybenzoate-AMP ligase

Systematic name: ATP:2,3-dihydroxybenzoate adenylyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, PDB, CAS registry number: 122332-73-4


1. Rusnak, F., Faraci, W.S. and Walsh, C.T. Subcloning, expression, and purification of the enterobactin biosynthetic enzyme 2,3-dihydroxybenzoate-AMP ligase: demonstration of enzyme-bound (2,3-dihydroxybenzoyl)adenylate product. Biochemistry 28 (1989) 6827-6835. [PMID: 2531000]

[EC created 1992]

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