HPRT_HUMAN Protein

Name Hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase
Description Converts guanine to guanosine monophosphate, and hypoxanthine to inosine monophosphate. Transfers the 5-phosphoribosyl group from 5-phosphoribosylpyrophosphate onto the purine. Plays a central role in the generation of purine nucleotides through the purine salvage pathway.
UniProt ID P00492
Gene HPRT1