EC 3.1.4.2 - Glycerophosphocholine phosphodiesterase

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EC 3.1.4.2

Names

Accepted name:
glycerophosphocholine phosphodiesterase
Other names:
sn-glycero-3-phosphorylcholine diesterase
glycerolphosphorylcholine phosphodiesterase
glycerophosphinicocholine diesterase
glycerophosphohydrolase
glycerylphosphorylcholinediesterase
Systematic name:
sn-glycero-3-phosphocholine glycerophosphohydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Also acts on sn-glycero-3-phosphoethanolamine.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047389
CAS Registry Number: 9025-85-8
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Dawson, R.M.C.
    Liver glycerylphosphorylcholine diesterase.
    Biochem. J. 62: 689-693 (1956).
  2. Hayaishi, O. and Kornberg, A.
    Metabolism of phospholipides by bacterial enzymes.
    J. Biol. Chem. 206: 647-663 (1954).
  3. Webster, G.R., Marples, E.A. and Thompson, R.H.S.
    Glycerylphosphorylcholine diesterase activity in nervous tissue.
    Biochem. J. 65: 374-377 (1957).

[EC 3.1.4.2 created 1961, modified 1976]