Family

Neutral/alkaline nonlysosomal ceramidase (IPR006823)

Short name: Ceramidase_alk

Family relationships

None.

Description

This family represents a group of neutral/alkaline ceramidases found in both bacteria and eukaryotes [PMID: 10753931, PMID: 10781606, PMID: 10593963]. They hydrolyse the sphingolipid ceramide into sphingosine and free fatty acid.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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