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Thymidine Kinase MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Thymidine Kinase
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.913.696.620.750
Unique ID
D013937
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013937
Scope Note
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of ATP and thymidine to ADP and thymidine 5'-phosphate. Deoxyuridine can also act as an acceptor and dGTP as a donor. (From Enzyme Nomenclature, 1992) EC 2.7.1.21.
Entry Term(s)
Deoxypyrimidine Kinase
Deoxythymidine Kinase
Registry Number
EC 2.7.1.21
Related Numbers
9002-06-6
CAS Type 1 Name
ATP:thymidine 5'-phosphotransferase
NLM Classification #
QU 141
Public MeSH Note
65
History Note
65
Date Established
1965/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2003/07/09
Thymidine Kinase Preferred
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