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Secondary Accession Numbers
  • ECMDB02649
Identification
Name:D-Erythrose 4-phosphate
DescriptionD-Erythrose 4-phosphate is a phosphorylated derivative of erythrose that serves as an important intermediate in the pentose phosphate pathway. It is also used in phenylalanine, tyrosine and tryptophan biosynthesis, and it plays a role in vitamin B6 metabolism (KEGG)
Structure
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Synonyms:
  • D-Erythrose 4-phosphate
  • D-Erythrose 4-phosphoric acid
  • D-Erythrose 4-PO4
  • D-Erythrose-4-P
  • D-Erythrose-4-phosphate
  • D-Erythrose-4-phosphoric acid
  • E4P
  • Erythrose 4-phosphate
  • Erythrose 4-phosphoric acid
  • Erythrose 4-PO4
  • Erythrose-4-P
  • Erythrose-4-phosphate
  • Erythrose-4-phosphoric acid
  • Erythrose-4P
  • Threose 4-phosphate
  • Threose 4-phosphoric acid
Chemical Formula:C4H9O7P
Weight:Average: 200.0838
Monoisotopic: 200.008589154
InChI Key:NGHMDNPXVRFFGS-IUYQGCFVSA-N
InChI:InChI=1S/C4H9O7P/c5-1-3(6)4(7)2-11-12(8,9)10/h1,3-4,6-7H,2H2,(H2,8,9,10)/t3-,4+/m0/s1
CAS number:585-18-2
IUPAC Name:[(2R,3R)-2,3-dihydroxy-4-oxobutoxy]phosphonic acid
Traditional IUPAC Name:4-O-phosphono-D-erythrose
SMILES:O[C@H](COP(O)(O)=O)[C@@H](O)C=O
Chemical Taxonomy
Description belongs to the class of organic compounds known as monosaccharide phosphates. These are monosaccharides comprising a phosphated group linked to the carbohydrate unit.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassOrganic oxygen compounds
ClassOrganooxygen compounds
Sub ClassCarbohydrates and carbohydrate conjugates
Direct ParentMonosaccharide phosphates
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Monosaccharide phosphate
  • Monoalkyl phosphate
  • Alkyl phosphate
  • Phosphoric acid ester
  • Organic phosphoric acid derivative
  • Beta-hydroxy aldehyde
  • Alpha-hydroxyaldehyde
  • Secondary alcohol
  • 1,2-diol
  • Organic oxide
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aldehyde
  • Alcohol
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Physical Properties
State:Solid
Charge:-2
Melting point:Not Available
Experimental Properties:
PropertyValueSource
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility23.7 g/LALOGPS
logP-1.9ALOGPS
logP-2.4ChemAxon
logS-0.93ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Acidic)1.48ChemAxon
pKa (Strongest Basic)-3.6ChemAxon
Physiological Charge-2ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count6ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count4ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area124.29 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count5ChemAxon
Refractivity36.29 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability15.41 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations:Cytoplasm
Reactions:
D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + D-Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Fructose 6-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + Phosphoenolpyruvic acid <> 2-Dehydro-3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptonate 7-phosphate + Phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + NAD <> 4-Phospho-D-erythronate +2 Hydrogen ion + NADH
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate <> Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate
Sedoheptulose 1,7-bisphosphate <> Dihydroxyacetone phosphate + D-Erythrose 4-phosphate
Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + NAD + Water <> 4-Phospho-D-erythronate + NADH + Hydrogen ion
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + beta-D-Fructose 6-phosphate
beta-D-Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + NAD > 4-Phospho-D-erythronate + NADH + Hydrogen ion
Dihydroxyacetone phosphate + D-Erythrose 4-phosphate < Sedoheptulose 1,7-bisphosphate
Phosphoenolpyruvic acid + D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water > 2-Dehydro-3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptonate 7-phosphate + Inorganic phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + NAD + Water > 4-Phospho-D-erythronate + NADH
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate > D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Fructose 6-phosphate
D-Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + D-Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> beta-D-Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Erythrose 4-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + Phosphoenolpyruvic acid > Phosphate + 3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptulosonate-7-phosphate
Erythrose + Erythrose > D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + CL(17:0cycw7c/16:1(9Z)/17:0cycw7c/19:0cycv8c) + CL(17:0cycw7c/16:0/17:0cycw7c/16:1(9Z))
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + NAD + Water > 4-Phospho-D-erythronate + NADH +2 Hydrogen ion
Sedoheptulose 1,7-bisphosphate > D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Glycerone phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate <> Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate
Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + NAD <>4 4-Phospho-D-erythronate +2 Hydrogen ion + NADH
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Water + Phosphoenolpyruvic acid <>2 2-Dehydro-3-deoxy-D-arabino-heptonate 7-phosphate + Phosphate
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate <> D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + beta-D-Fructose 6-phosphate
D-Erythrose 4-phosphate + Xylulose 5-phosphate <> Fructose 6-phosphate + D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate

SMPDB Pathways:
Chorismate biosynthesisPW000816 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
Pentose PhosphatePW000893 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
Secondary Metabolites: Shikimate PathwayPW000985 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
Sedoheptulose Bisphosphate BypassPW002098 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
Vitamin B6 1430936196PW000891 ThumbThumb?image type=greyscaleThumb?image type=simple
KEGG Pathways:
  • Metabolic pathways eco01100
  • Microbial metabolism in diverse environments ec01120
  • Pentose phosphate pathway ec00030
  • Phenylalanine, tyrosine and tryptophan biosynthesis ec00400
  • Vitamin B6 metabolism ec00750
EcoCyc Pathways:
Concentrations
ConcentrationStrainMediaGrowth StatusGrowth SystemTemperatureDetails
1± 0 uMW31104.0 g/L Na2SO4; 5.36 g/L (NH4)2SO4; 1.0 g/L NH4Cl; 7.3 g/L K2HPO4; 1.8 g/L NaH2PO4 H2O; 12.0 g/L (NH4)2-H-citrate; 4.0 mL/L MgSO4 (1 M); 6.0 mL/L trace element solution; 0.02 g/L thiamine, 20 g/L glucoseMid Log PhaseBioreactor, pH controlled, aerated, dilution rate=0.125 L/h37 oCPark, C., Park, C., Lee, Y., Lee, S.Y., Oh, H.B., Lee, J. (2011) Determination of the Intracellular Concentration of Metabolites in Escherichia coli Collected during the Exponential and Stationary Growth Phases using Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. Bull Korean Chem. Soc. 32: 524-530.
3± 0 uMW31104.0 g/L Na2SO4; 5.36 g/L (NH4)2SO4; 1.0 g/L NH4Cl; 7.3 g/L K2HPO4; 1.8 g/L NaH2PO4 H2O; 12.0 g/L (NH4)2-H-citrate; 4.0 mL/L MgSO4 (1 M); 6.0 mL/L trace element solution; 0.02 g/L thiamine, 20 g/L glucoseStationary PhaseBioreactor, pH controlled, aerated37 oCPark, C., Park, C., Lee, Y., Lee, S.Y., Oh, H.B., Lee, J. (2011) Determination of the Intracellular Concentration of Metabolites in Escherichia coli Collected during the Exponential and Stationary Growth Phases using Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. Bull Korean Chem. Soc. 32: 524-530.
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Spectra
Spectra:
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash Key
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (1 MEOX; 4 TMS)splash10-0a4i-2946000000-9443f2e925fd6a35c72cView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (1 MEOX; 4 TMS)splash10-0a4i-2967000000-d813d71e392e180e1a1aView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized)splash10-0a4i-2946000000-9443f2e925fd6a35c72cView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized)splash10-0a4i-2967000000-d813d71e392e180e1a1aView in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-EI-TOF (Non-derivatized)splash10-0pba-1933000000-ce3489351efc49bf69f3View in MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-EI-TOF (Non-derivatized)splash10-0ka2-2923000000-16fa49e06a727e2d6a47View in MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-0002-9600000000-9d57877fd2f223b326b3View in MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (2 TMS) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-01di-8973000000-4793f4bb7564afb5ca7bView in MoNA
LC-MS/MSLC-MS/MS Spectrum - LC-ESI-QTOF , negativesplash10-002b-9000000000-06d71bced6df9b8baad3View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-054k-8900000000-951c8d2dad21e2f2c479View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-004i-9100000000-4106e1504853e25f6dffView in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-004i-9000000000-150345a1ab7b74a502c9View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-0ue9-3940000000-b2cf1408c63fcd508190View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-114m-9800000000-ca839aa0d4b5ed1d26a8View in MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-052v-9100000000-ce3e3be16de64b5ce20eView in MoNA
References
References:
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  • Kanehisa, M., Goto, S., Sato, Y., Furumichi, M., Tanabe, M. (2012). "KEGG for integration and interpretation of large-scale molecular data sets." Nucleic Acids Res 40:D109-D114. Pubmed: 22080510
  • Keseler, I. M., Collado-Vides, J., Santos-Zavaleta, A., Peralta-Gil, M., Gama-Castro, S., Muniz-Rascado, L., Bonavides-Martinez, C., Paley, S., Krummenacker, M., Altman, T., Kaipa, P., Spaulding, A., Pacheco, J., Latendresse, M., Fulcher, C., Sarker, M., Shearer, A. G., Mackie, A., Paulsen, I., Gunsalus, R. P., Karp, P. D. (2011). "EcoCyc: a comprehensive database of Escherichia coli biology." Nucleic Acids Res 39:D583-D590. Pubmed: 21097882
  • Mikami M, Sadahira Y, Haga A, Otsuki T, Wada H, Sugihara T: Hypoxia-inducible factor-1 drives the motility of the erythroid progenitor cell line, UT-7/Epo, via autocrine motility factor. Exp Hematol. 2005 May;33(5):531-41. Pubmed: 15850830
  • Nakayama Y, Kinoshita A, Tomita M: Dynamic simulation of red blood cell metabolism and its application to the analysis of a pathological condition. Theor Biol Med Model. 2005 May 9;2(1):18. Pubmed: 15882454
  • Park, C., Park, C., Lee, Y., Lee, S.Y., Oh, H.B., Lee, J. (2011) Determination of the Intracellular Concentration of Metabolites in Escherichia coli Collected during the Exponential and Stationary Growth Phases using Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. Bull Korean Chem. Soc. 32: 524-530.
  • Stepanova NG: [Determination of aldolase A activity in the serum of patients with myocardial infarction] Vopr Med Khim. 1986 Sep-Oct;32(5):89-93. Pubmed: 3776121
  • Takeuchi T, Nishino K, Itokawa Y: Improved determination of transketolase activity in erythrocytes. Clin Chem. 1984 May;30(5):658-61. Pubmed: 6713626
  • Talukder AH, Bagheri-Yarmand R, Williams RR, Ragoussis J, Kumar R, Raz A: Antihuman epidermal growth factor receptor 2 antibody herceptin inhibits autocrine motility factor (AMF) expression and potentiates antitumor effects of AMF inhibitors. Clin Cancer Res. 2002 Oct;8(10):3285-9. Pubmed: 12374700
  • Tanaka N, Haga A, Uemura H, Akiyama H, Funasaka T, Nagase H, Raz A, Nakamura KT: Inhibition mechanism of cytokine activity of human autocrine motility factor examined by crystal structure analyses and site-directed mutagenesis studies. J Mol Biol. 2002 May 10;318(4):985-97. Pubmed: 12054796
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  • Williams JF, Blackmore PF, Duke CC, MacLeod JK: Fact, uncertainty and speculation concerning the biochemistry of D-erythrose-4-phosphate and its metabolic roles. Int J Biochem. 1980;12(3):339-44. Pubmed: 6998788
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  • Zanella A, Izzo C, Rebulla P, Perroni L, Mariani M, Canestri G, Sansone G, Sirchia G: The first stable variant of erythrocyte glucose-phosphate isomerase associated with severe hemolytic anemia. Am J Hematol. 1980;9(1):1-11. Pubmed: 7435496
Synthesis Reference:Not Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
External Links:
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CHEBI ID16897
HMDB IDHMDB01321
Pubchem Compound ID697
Kegg IDC00279
ChemSpider ID109096
Wikipediaerythrose-4-phosphate
BioCyc IDERYTHROSE-4P
EcoCyc IDERYTHROSE-4P
Ligand ExpoE4P

Enzymes

General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Stereospecific condensation of phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) and D-erythrose-4-phosphate (E4P) giving rise to 3-deoxy-D- arabino-heptulosonate-7-phosphate (DAHP)
Gene Name:
aroH
Uniprot ID:
P00887
Molecular weight:
38735
Reactions
Phosphoenolpyruvate + D-erythrose 4-phosphate + H(2)O = 3-deoxy-D-arabino-hept-2-ulosonate 7-phosphate + phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Stereospecific condensation of phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) and D-erythrose-4-phosphate (E4P) giving rise to 3-deoxy-D- arabino-heptulosonate-7-phosphate (DAHP)
Gene Name:
aroF
Uniprot ID:
P00888
Molecular weight:
38804
Reactions
Phosphoenolpyruvate + D-erythrose 4-phosphate + H(2)O = 3-deoxy-D-arabino-hept-2-ulosonate 7-phosphate + phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Transaldolase is important for the balance of metabolites in the pentose-phosphate pathway
Gene Name:
talA
Uniprot ID:
P0A867
Molecular weight:
35659
Reactions
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-erythrose 4-phosphate + D-fructose 6-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Transaldolase is important for the balance of metabolites in the pentose-phosphate pathway
Gene Name:
talB
Uniprot ID:
P0A870
Molecular weight:
35219
Reactions
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-erythrose 4-phosphate + D-fructose 6-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
D-fructose 1,6-bisphosphate = glycerone phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate
Gene Name:
fbaB
Uniprot ID:
P0A991
Molecular weight:
38109
Reactions
D-fructose 1,6-bisphosphate = glycerone phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in oxidoreductase activity, acting on the aldehyde or oxo group of donors, NAD or NADP as acceptor
Specific function:
D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + phosphate + NAD(+) = 3-phospho-D-glyceroyl phosphate + NADH
Gene Name:
gapA
Uniprot ID:
P0A9B2
Molecular weight:
35532
Reactions
D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + phosphate + NAD(+) = 3-phospho-D-glyceroyl phosphate + NADH.
General function:
Involved in erythrose-4-phosphate dehydrogenase activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the NAD-dependent conversion of D-erythrose 4- phosphate to 4-phosphoerythronate
Gene Name:
epd
Uniprot ID:
P0A9B6
Molecular weight:
37299
Reactions
D-erythrose 4-phosphate + NAD(+) + H(2)O = 4-phosphoerythronate + NADH.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Catalyzes the aldol condensation of dihydroxyacetone phosphate (DHAP or glycerone-phosphate) with glyceraldehyde 3- phosphate (G3P) to form fructose 1,6-bisphosphate (FBP) in gluconeogenesis and the reverse reaction in glycolysis
Gene Name:
fbaA
Uniprot ID:
P0AB71
Molecular weight:
39147
Reactions
D-fructose 1,6-bisphosphate = glycerone phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Stereospecific condensation of phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) and D-erythrose-4-phosphate (E4P) giving rise to 3-deoxy-D- arabino-heptulosonate-7-phosphate (DAHP)
Gene Name:
aroG
Uniprot ID:
P0AB91
Molecular weight:
38009
Reactions
Phosphoenolpyruvate + D-erythrose 4-phosphate + H(2)O = 3-deoxy-D-arabino-hept-2-ulosonate 7-phosphate + phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-ribose 5-phosphate + D-xylulose 5-phosphate
Gene Name:
tktA
Uniprot ID:
P27302
Molecular weight:
72211
Reactions
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-ribose 5-phosphate + D-xylulose 5-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in catalytic activity
Specific function:
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-ribose 5-phosphate + D-xylulose 5-phosphate
Gene Name:
tktB
Uniprot ID:
P33570
Molecular weight:
73042
Reactions
Sedoheptulose 7-phosphate + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate = D-ribose 5-phosphate + D-xylulose 5-phosphate.
General function:
Involved in sugar:hydrogen symporter activity
Specific function:
The phosphoenolpyruvate-dependent sugar phosphotransferase system (sugar PTS), a major carbohydrate active -transport system, catalyzes the phosphorylation of incoming sugar substrates concomitantly with their translocation across the cell membrane. This system is involved in glucose transport
Gene Name:
crr
Uniprot ID:
P69783
Molecular weight:
18251
Reactions
Protein EIIA N(pi)-phospho-L-histidine + protein EIIB = protein EIIA + protein EIIB N(pi)-phospho-L-histidine/cysteine.
General function:
Involved in protein-N(PI)-phosphohistidine-sugar phosphotransferase activity
Specific function:
The phosphoenolpyruvate-dependent sugar phosphotransferase system (sugar PTS), a major carbohydrate active -transport system, catalyzes the phosphorylation of incoming sugar substrates concomitantly with their translocation across the cell membrane. This system is involved in N-acetylmuramic acid (MurNAc) transport, yielding cytoplasmic MurNAc-6-P. Is responsible for growth on MurNAc as the sole source of carbon and energy. Is also able to take up anhydro-N-acetylmuramic acid (anhMurNAc), but cannot phosphorylate the carbon 6, probably because of the 1,6- anhydro ring
Gene Name:
murP
Uniprot ID:
P77272
Molecular weight:
49801
Reactions
Protein EIIB N(pi)-phospho-L-histidine/cysteine + sugar = protein EIIB + sugar phosphate.

Transporters

General function:
Involved in protein-N(PI)-phosphohistidine-sugar phosphotransferase activity
Specific function:
The phosphoenolpyruvate-dependent sugar phosphotransferase system (sugar PTS), a major carbohydrate active -transport system, catalyzes the phosphorylation of incoming sugar substrates concomitantly with their translocation across the cell membrane. This system is involved in N-acetylmuramic acid (MurNAc) transport, yielding cytoplasmic MurNAc-6-P. Is responsible for growth on MurNAc as the sole source of carbon and energy. Is also able to take up anhydro-N-acetylmuramic acid (anhMurNAc), but cannot phosphorylate the carbon 6, probably because of the 1,6- anhydro ring
Gene Name:
murP
Uniprot ID:
P77272
Molecular weight:
49801
Reactions
Protein EIIB N(pi)-phospho-L-histidine/cysteine + sugar = protein EIIB + sugar phosphate.