EC 3.1.3.32 - Polynucleotide 3'-phosphatase

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EC 3.1.3.32

Names

Accepted name:
polynucleotide 3'-phosphatase
Other names:
2'(3')-polynucleotidase
5'-polynucleotidekinase 3'-phosphatase
DNA 3'-phosphatase
deoxyribonucleate 3'-phosphatase
Systematic name:
polynucleotide 3'-phosphohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also hydrolyses nucleoside 2'-, 3'- and 5'-monophosphates, but only 2'- and 3'-phosphopolynucleotides.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0046403
CAS Registry Number: 37288-16-7
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Becker, A. and Hurwitz, J.
    The enzymatic cleavage of phosphate termini from polynucleotides.
    J. Biol. Chem. 242: 936-950 (1967). [PMID: 4289819]

[EC 3.1.3.32 created 1972]