Cyclebase 3.0

Cell-cycle regulation database

TKL1 [YPR074C]

Transketolase, similar to Tkl2p; catalyzes conversion of xylulose-5-phosphate and ribose-5-phosphate to sedoheptulose-7-phosphate and glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate in the pentose phosphate pathway; needed for synthesis of aromatic amino acids

Synonyms:  TKL1,  TKL1p,  TKT1_YEAST,  YP9499.29C,  YPR074C ...

Linkouts:  UniProt