Agent Name

Pyruvate kinase

CAS Number

9001-59-6

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Kinase (phosphorylating), pyruvate; [ChemIDplus] Pyruvate Kinase, from Bacillus stearothermophilus; ATP: pyruvate 2-O-phosphotransferase; PK; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Enzymes

Description

Powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

A transferase enzyme involved in glycolysis and the production of ATP; [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "ENZYMES."

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