Mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase

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Mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase

(Science: enzyme) a transferase that catalyses the transfer of gdp to the mannose of mannose-1-phosphate.

Consider also the bifunctional enzyme, phosphomannose isomerase-guanosine diphospho-d-mannose pyrophosphorylase; rfbm has similarity to long-chain, iron-containing alcohol dehydrogenases

registry number: EC

Synonym: GDPmannose phosphorylase, gdp mannose pyrophosphorylase, GTP-alpha-d-mannose-1-phosphate guanylyltransferase, gdp-mannose pyrophosphorylase, rfbm gene product, rfbm protein