Lysosomal thioesterase PPT2 (IPR030295)

Short name: PPT2

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


PPT2 removes thioester-linked fatty acyl groups from various substrates including S-palmitoyl-CoA [PMID: 12855696]. PPT2 deficiency in mice manifests as a neurodegenerative disorder with visceral features [PMID: 14528005].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0008474 palmitoyl-(protein) hydrolase activity
GO:0016790 thiolester hydrolase activity

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

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