KEGG   REACTION: R05512
Entry
R05512                      Reaction                               

Definition
D-Glucose 1-phosphate + Nucleoside triphosphate + Amino group donor + Activated methyl group <=> NDP-N-methyl-L-glucosamine + Orthophosphate
Equation
Comment
unclear reaction, multi-step reaction
The products of the strF and/or strG genes may be involved in the formation of N-methyl-L-glucosamine moiety of Streptomycin.
Reaction class
RC02897  C00103_C06592
Pathway
rn00521  Streptomycin biosynthesis
Reference
1  [PMID:1654502]
  Authors
Mansouri K, Piepersberg W.
  Title
Genetics of streptomycin production in Streptomyces griseus: nucleotide sequence of five genes, strFGHIK, including a phosphatase gene.
  Journal
Mol Gen Genet 228:459-69 (1991)
DOI:10.1007/BF00260640
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