EC 184.108.40.206 - IMP-specific 5'-nucleotidase
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
- IMP + H2O = inosine + phosphate
The enzyme, isolated from the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, is highly specific for inosine 5'-phosphate, and has no detectable activity with other purine and pyrimidine nucleotides. Requires divalent metals, such as Mg2+, Co2+ or Mn2+.
Links to other databases
Purification and some properties of an IMP-specific 5'-nucleotidase from yeast.Biochem. J. 298 Pt 3 : 593-598 (1994). [PMID: 8141771]
The yeast ISN1 (YOR155c) gene encodes a new type of IMP-specific 5'-nucleotidase.BMC Biochem. 4 : 4 (2003). [PMID: 12735798]
[EC 220.127.116.11 created 2016]