Gene NameYEL058W (PCM1)
SGD DescriptionEssential N-acetylglucosamine-phosphate mutase; converts GlcNAc-6-P to GlcNAc-1-P, which is a precursor for the biosynthesis of chitin and for the formation of N-glycosylated mannoproteins and glycosylphosphatidylinositol anchors
Biological Process• cellular process • cellular physiological process • cellular metabolism • amine metabolism • amino sugar metabolism • amino sugar biosynthesis • glucosamine biosynthesis • N-acetylglucosamine biosynthesis • glucosamine metabolism • N-acetylglucosamine metabolism • cellular biosynthesis • macromolecule biosynthesis • carbohydrate biosynthesis • physiological process • metabolism • biosynthesis • macromolecule metabolism • carbohydrate metabolism • cellular carbohydrate metabolism • nitrogen compound metabolism • primary metabolism
Molecular Function• catalytic activity • isomerase activity • intramolecular transferase activity • intramolecular transferase activity, phosphotransferases • phosphoacetylglucosamine mutase activity
Cellular Component• cell • intracellular • intracellular organelle • intracellular membrane-bound organelle • nucleus • organelle • membrane-bound organelle • cytoplasm