Gene NameYKR097W (PCK1) (PPC1, JPM2)
SGD DescriptionPhosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase, key enzyme in gluconeogenesis, catalyzes early reaction in carbohydrate biosynthesis, glucose represses transcription and accelerates mRNA degradation, regulated by Mcm1p and Cat8p, located in the cytosol
Biological Process• cellular process • cellular physiological process • cellular metabolism • alcohol metabolism • alcohol biosynthesis • monosaccharide biosynthesis • hexose biosynthesis • gluconeogenesis • monosaccharide metabolism • hexose metabolism • glucose metabolism • cellular biosynthesis • macromolecule biosynthesis • carbohydrate biosynthesis • generation of precursor metabolites and energy • energy derivation by oxidation of organic compounds • main pathways of carbohydrate metabolism • organic acid metabolism • carboxylic acid metabolism • pyruvate metabolism • physiological process • metabolism • biosynthesis • macromolecule metabolism • carbohydrate metabolism • cellular carbohydrate metabolism • primary metabolism
Molecular Function• catalytic activity • lyase activity • carbon-carbon lyase activity • carboxy-lyase activity • phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase activity • phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase (ATP) activity
Cellular Component• cell • intracellular • cytoplasm • cytosol