Platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase, eucaryote (IPR016715)

Short name: PAF_acetylhydro_eukaryote

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


Platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase (PAF-AH) is a subfamily of phospholipase A2, and is involved in regulation of inflammation through the inactivation of platelet-activating factor and polar phospholipids [PMID: 9645224].

This entry represents the platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolases from eukaryotes.

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0003847 1-alkyl-2-acetylglycerophosphocholine esterase activity

Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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