dihydrofolate synthase
Enzyme information
Common names
dihydrofolate synthase
dihydrofolate synthetase
7,8-dihydrofolate synthetase
H2-folate synthetase
7,8-dihydropteroate:L-glutamate ligase (ADP)
dihydrofolate synthetase-folylpolyglutamate synthetase
folylpoly-(gamma-glutamate) synthetase-dihydrofolate synthase
FHFS
FHFS/FPGS
dihydropteroate:L-glutamate ligase (ADP-forming)
DHFS
6.3.2.12
EC Number
6.3.2.12
Links
Reactions
ATP + L-Glutamate + 10-Formyltetrahydrofolate = ADP + Orthophosphate + 10-Formyltetrahydrofolyl L-glutamate
ATP + L-Glutamate + Dihydropteroate = ADP + Orthophosphate + Dihydrofolate