glycerol kinase activity

Known as: glycerokinase activity, glyceric kinase activity, glycerol kinase (phosphorylating) 
Catalysis of the reaction: ATP + glycerol = sn-glycerol 3-phosphate + ADP + 2 H(+). [EC:2.7.1.30, RHEA:21647]
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1961-2018
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The growth of Yarrowia lipolytica on glycerol was studied in bioreactor repeated batch cultures and three distinct phases, namely… (More)
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2007
2007
To investigate if intracellular glycerol content plays a role in the regulation of insulin secretion in pancreatic beta cells, we… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In adipocytes, hydrolysis of triglycerides results in the release of free fatty acids and glycerol. Aquaporin 7 (AQP7), a member… (More)
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2004
2004
The aim of this study was to investigate the process of glycerol catabolism in germinating Arabidopsis seed. A genetic screen was… (More)
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2000
2000
We have shown recently that oxidative stress by chronic hyperglycemia damages the pancreatic beta-cells of GK rats, a model of… (More)
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1998
1998
Glycerol uptake and glycerol kinase activity were studied in primary cultures of rat hepatocytes in the presence of either 1 nM… (More)
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1996
1996
The GK rat is a spontaneous model of NIDDM. The insulin response to 16.7 mmol/l glucose was markedly impaired in both isolated… (More)
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1992
1992
The effects of various intracellular anions on the G protein (GK)-mediated activation of the muscarinic K+ (KACh) channel were… (More)
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1989
1989
We have developed radiometric assays for small quantities of glycerol, glucose and glycogen, based on a technique described by… (More)
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1976
1976
Glycerol kinase activity was found in the particulate fraction of rat brain homogenates predominantly associated with… (More)
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