EC 3.1.1.63 - 11-cis-retinyl-palmitate hydrolase

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EC 3.1.1.63

Names

Accepted name:
11-cis-retinyl-palmitate hydrolase
Other names:
11-cis-retinol palmitate esterase
RPH
Systematic name:
11-cis-retinyl-palmitate acylhydrolase

Reaction

Comments:

Activated by bile salts.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , DIAGRAM , ERGO , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047520

References

  1. Blaner, W.S., Das, S.R., Gouras, P. and Flood, M.T.
    Hydrolysis of 11-cis- and all-trans-retinyl palmitate by homogenates of human retinal epithelial cells.
    J. Biol. Chem. 262: 53-58 (1987). [PMID: 3793734]
  2. Blaner, W.S., Prystowsky, J.H., Smith, J.E. and Goodman, D.S.
    Rat liver retinyl palmitate hydrolase activity. Relationship to cholesteryl oleate and triolein hydrolase activities.
    Biochim. Biophys. Acta 794: 419-427 (1984). [PMID: 6743673]

[EC 3.1.1.63 created 1989]