dihydropteroate synthase
Enzyme information
Common names
dihydropteroate synthase
dihydropteroate pyrophosphorylase
DHPS
7,8-dihydropteroate synthase
7,8-dihydropteroate synthetase
7,8-dihydropteroic acid synthetase
dihydropteroate synthetase
dihydropteroic synthetase
2-amino-4-hydroxy-6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropteridine-diphosphate:4-aminobenzoate 2-amino-4-hydroxydihydropteridine-6-methenyltransferase
2.5.1.15
EC Number
2.5.1.15
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Reactions
4-Aminobenzoate + 2-Amino-4-hydroxy-6-hydroxymethyl-7,8-dihydropteridine = H2O + Dihydropteroate
4-Aminobenzoate + 2-Amino-7,8-dihydro-4-hydroxy-6-(diphosphooxymethyl)pteridine = Diphosphate + Dihydropteroate