udp

Summary

Gene Symbol: udp
Description: uridine phosphorylase Udp
Species: Shewanella oneidensis MR-1

Top Publications

  1. Safonova T, Mikhailov S, Veiko V, Mordkovich N, Manuvera V, Alekseev C, et al. High-syn conformation of uridine and asymmetry of the hexameric molecule revealed in the high-resolution structures of Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 uridine phosphorylase in the free form and in complex with uridine. Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr. 2014;70:3310-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In the monomers with the closed conformation, the active sites in which uridine is absent contain a glycerol molecule mimicking the ribose moiety of uridine. ..
  2. Safonova T, Mordkovich N, Polyakov K, Manuvera V, Veiko V, Popov V. Crystallization of uridine phosphorylase from Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 in the laboratory and under microgravity and preliminary X-ray diffraction analysis. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2012;68:1387-9 pubmed publisher
    Uridine phosphorylase (UDP, EC 2.4.2.3), a key enzyme in the pyrimidine salvage pathway, catalyses the reversible phosphorolysis of uridine to uracil and ribose 1-phosphate...

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