EC - Deoxyribonuclease II

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Accepted name:
deoxyribonuclease II
Other names:
DNase II
acid DNase
acid deoxyribonuclease
deoxyribonucleate 3'-nucleotidohydrolase
pancreatic DNase II
Systematic name:



Preference for double-stranded DNA. Formerly EC

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004531
CAS Registry Number: 9025-64-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: (10) [show] [UniProt]


  1. Bernardi, G.
    Spleen acid deoxyribonuclease.
    In: Cantoni, G.L. and Davies, D.R. (Eds.) Procedures in Nucleic Acid Research, Harper and Row, New York, 1966, 102-121

[EC created 1961 as EC, transferred 1978 to EC, modified 1981]