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Identification
HMDB Protein ID HMDBP12209
Secondary Accession Numbers None
Name 1-deoxy-D-xylulose 5-phosphate reductoisomerase
Synonyms
  1. DXP reductoisomerase
  2. 1-deoxyxylulose-5-phosphate reductoisomerase
  3. 2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 4-phosphate synthase
Gene Name DXR
Protein Type Unknown
Biological Properties
General Function Not Available
Specific Function Catalyzes the NADP-dependent rearrangement and reduction of 1-deoxy-D-xylulose-5-phosphate (DXP) to 2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 4-phosphate (MEP).
Pathways
  • Biosynthesis of secondary metabolites
  • isopentenyl diphosphate biosynthesis via DXP pathway
  • Terpenoid backbone biosynthesis
Reactions Not Available
GO Classification
Biological Process
isopentenyl diphosphate biosynthetic process, methylerythritol 4-phosphate pathway
terpenoid biosynthetic process
Molecular Function
metal ion binding
1-deoxy-D-xylulose-5-phosphate reductoisomerase activity
NADPH binding
Cellular Location Not Available
Gene Properties
Chromosome Location Not Available
Locus Not Available
SNPs Not Available
Gene Sequence Not Available
Protein Properties
Number of Residues 382
Molecular Weight 42377.485
Theoretical pI 5.301
Pfam Domain Function
Signals Not Available
Transmembrane Regions Not Available
Protein Sequence Not Available
GenBank ID Protein Not Available
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot ID A6L0W8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Entry Name DXR_BACV8
PDB IDs Not Available
GenBank Gene ID Not Available
GeneCard ID Not Available
GenAtlas ID Not Available
HGNC ID Not Available
References
General References
  1. Xu J, Mahowald MA, Ley RE, Lozupone CA, Hamady M, Martens EC, Henrissat B, Coutinho PM, Minx P, Latreille P, Cordum H, Van Brunt A, Kim K, Fulton RS, Fulton LA, Clifton SW, Wilson RK, Knight RD, Gordon JI: Evolution of symbiotic bacteria in the distal human intestine. PLoS Biol. 2007 Jul;5(7):e156. doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0050156. Epub 2007 Jun 19. [PubMed:17579514 ]