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ENZYME entry: EC 2.7.8.47

Accepted Name
teichoic acid ribitol-phosphate polymerase.
Alternative Name(s)
Tar polymerase.
Reaction catalysed
4-O-[1-D-ribitylphospho-(2R)-1-glycerylphospho]-N-acetyl-beta-D-mannosaminyl-(1->4)-N-acetyl-alpha-D-glucosaminyl di-trans,octa-cis-undecaprenyl diphosphate + n CDP-L-ribitol <=> 4-O-[(D-ribitylphospho)(n)-D-ribitylphospho-(2R)-glycerylphospho]-N-acetyl-beta-D-mannosaminyl-(1->4)-N-acetyl-alpha-D-glucosaminyl di-trans,octa-cis-undecaprenyl diphosphate + n CMP + n H(+)
Comment(s)
  • Involved in the biosynthesis of teichoic acid linkage units in the cell wall of Bacillus subtilis W23.
  • This enzyme adds the 25-35 ribitol units to the linker molecule.
Cross-references
BRENDA2.7.8.47
EC2PDB2.7.8.47
ExplorEnz2.7.8.47
PRIAM enzyme-specific profiles2.7.8.47
KEGG Ligand Database for Enzyme Nomenclature2.7.8.47
IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature2.7.8.47
IntEnz2.7.8.47
MEDLINEFind literature relating to 2.7.8.47
MetaCyc2.7.8.47
Rhea expert-curated reactions2.7.8.47
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
Q8RKJ2, TARL_BACSH

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