6.3.2.12: dihydrofolate synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about dihydrofolate synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

ATP
+
7,8-dihydropteroate
+
L-glutamate
=
ADP
+
phosphate
+
7,8-dihydropteroylglutamate

Synonyms

7,8-Dihydrofolate synthetase, 7,8-Dihydropteroate:L-glutamate ligase (ADP), DHFR, DHFS, dihydrofolate reductase, dihydrofolate synthase, Dihydrofolate synthetase, dihydrofolate synthetase-folylpolyglutamate synthetase, dihydropteroate:L-glutamate ligase (ADP-forming), FHFS, FHFS/FPGS, FolC, Folylpoly-(gamma-glutamate) synthetase-dihydrofolate synthase, Folylpoly-gamma-glutamate synthetase-dihydrofolate synthetase, H2-folate synthetase, PfDHFS-FPGS, Synthetase, dihydrofolate

ECTree

     6 Ligases
         6.3 Forming carbon-nitrogen bonds
             6.3.2 Acid—amino-acid ligases (peptide synthases)
                6.3.2.12 dihydrofolate synthase