EC 184.108.40.206 - Polynucleotide 3'-phosphatase
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
- a 3'-phosphopolynucleotide + H2O = a polynucleotide + phosphate
Also hydrolyses nucleoside 2'-, 3'- and 5'-monophosphates, but only 2'- and 3'-phosphopolynucleotides.
Links to other databases
The enzymatic cleavage of phosphate termini from polynucleotides.J. Biol. Chem. 242: 936-950 (1967). [PMID: 4289819]
[EC 220.127.116.11 created 1972]